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The Three Choughs Hotel, Yeovil

Description: The Three Choughs Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 May 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 261361

OS Grid Reference: ST5554715917
OS Grid Coordinates: 355547, 115917
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9410, -2.6340

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 1TE

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Listing Text


8/25 No 7
(The Three Choughs Hotel)



Hotel, probably always a hostelry C18, refronted in 1845 and altered again
later. Ribbon pointed squared local Stone having ashlar quoins to corners, with
Welsh slate roof between coped tables, and brick chimney stacks. Entrance
elevation of 3-storeys in 7-bays: central doorway (3 steps up, doors modern)
slightly recessed in rusticated segmental archway with stone and cast iron
balcony over, supported on stone brackets, and C20 portecochere, Plinth now part
buried. Ground floor has sash windows of 16 fairly large panes; first floor
windows have 12-panes and second floor 9-panes each: all set in simple
architraves: the exception is the central lst floor window which has French
doors and is surmounted by a flat hood supported by console brackets. Interior
not inspected. On prominent corner site; the South Street elevation incorporates
a tablet inscribed "C.M. 1724".

Listing NGR: ST5554715917

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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