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Charlton Horethorne House, Charlton Horethorne

Description: Charlton Horethorne House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261759

OS Grid Reference: ST6649223520
OS Grid Coordinates: 366492, 123520
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0101, -2.4790

Location: Gunville Lane, Charlton Horethorne, Somerset DT9 4NX

Locality: Charlton Horethorne
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4NX

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Listing Text


Charlton Horethorne House


Detached house. c1700, with major extension Eastwards c1900. Local stone coursed rubble with ashlar dressings; plain
clay tile roof, banded with shouldered fish scale tiles, simple eaves; stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys; 5-bay South
elevation, furthest from road. Plinth, continuous string courses over windows at both levels; beaded square mullioned
2-light windows with leaded panes, some external iron stays; lower bays have 4-light leaded timber casements with
timber lintols replacing pairs of outer windows, and to centre bay a projecting porch with flat roof behind plain
parapet, with plain boarded door in simple opening: between windows upper bays 3 and 4 a plaque with hood mould
inscribed "JVA 1689/TVA 1759", with matching but uninscribed plaque between bays 2 and 3. On North roadside elevation
one matching window at first floor level, and below two 2-light chamfer mullioned windows with hood moulds. The c1900
extensions not of special interest. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6649223520

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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