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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 268122
Location: GLENCOT AND TERRACES AT REAR, GLENCOT LANE (west side)
  ST CUTHBERT OUT, MENDIP, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 25 August 2005
Date listed: 29 January 1987
Date of last amendment: 29 January 1987
Grade II

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ST54NWST CUTHBERT OUT CPGLENCOT LANE (West side)WOOKEY HOLEGlencot and terraces at rear10/107

ST54NW ST CUTHBERT OUT CP GLENCOT LANE (West side) WOOKEY HOLE Glencot and terraces at rear 10/107 II (Incorrectly marked on OS map as School). Country house. Lead rainwater head dated: "1887", by George and Peto, for W S Hodgkinson. Coursed and squared rubble, coped verges with ball finials; prominent ashlar stacks, some polygonal and grouped; stone slates, lead raingoods. Irregular plan; Jacobean style. Basement, 2 storeys and attic, 2:1:3 bay entrance frontage; 2, 3 and 4-light stone mullioned windows, some transomed, some leaded lights. Projecting porch, diagonal buttresses, moulded 4-centred arch door opening, elaborate panelled inner door with carved heads. Ground falls away to rear, rear elevation of 4 storeys. Terraces with connecting staircases, strapwork parapets, balcony. Richly fitted interior in C17 style; panelling; coffered ceilings; chimneypieces; main ground floor room with large inglenook fireplace and fitted settles; dining room with fitted cupboards; library with shelving; staircase with carved baluster panels; further lesser features. Virtually unaltered inside and out. (Illustrated in The Building News, May 13, 1887; Architects drawing exhibited at the Royal Acadaemy 1887, now at RIBA).

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