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Greenhill House with Attached Stable Block at Rear (North-West), Thorncombe

Description: Greenhill House with Attached Stable Block at Rear (North-West)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 104630

OS Grid Reference: ST3731703065
OS Grid Coordinates: 337317, 103065
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8237, -2.8913

Location: High Street, Thorncombe, Dorset TA20 4PS

Locality: Thorncombe
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4PS

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Listing Text

7/108 Greenhill House with
attached Stable Block at
Rear (North-West)
Detached House. Late C18. Rubble walls with brick dressings and ashlar stone
facade. Slate roof, half-hipped with stone copings to gables. Double-pile
plan and double-fronted with C20 brick stacks at each gable. Two storeys of
3 bays. Double-hung sash windows with wooden glazing bars and crown glass.
Six-panel moulded front door with elliptical fanlight. Portice with plain
moulded entablature carried on Tuscan columns with pedestals and Tuscan
pilasters. Interior: recessed bays with elliptical heads either side of
fireplace. Six-panelled doors.
Attached stables at rear: C18. Rubble walls with brick dressings and slate
roof. Stone gable copings and C20 brick stack. Two former carriage-entrances.
One elliptical-headed with Ham stone key and gauged bricks, other rebuilt.
The facade of the house is well-balanced and in good condition.

Listing NGR: ST3731703065

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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