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Bridge House, with Front Boundary Railings, West and Middle Chinnock

Description: Bridge House, with Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263790

OS Grid Reference: ST4692113769
OS Grid Coordinates: 346921, 113769
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9209, -2.7565

Location: Lower Street, West Chinnock, Somerset TA18 7PT

Locality: West and Middle Chinnock
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA18 7PT

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Listing Text

3/232 Bridge House, with front boundary
(Bridge House formerly listed)

House. C19 with early C19 addition. Local stone rubble with Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped
gables, with hipped roof to extension; brick end chimney stacks. 2-storeys, symmetrical 3-bay facade with 2-bay
addition to North, of which bay-2 projects. High plinth, rusticated quoins, eaves cornice; 16-pane sash windows
(reduced size above) set in architraved surrounds; central entrance door has 6 decorated panels and is set with
semi-circular fanlight in architraved recessed round headed arch, 7 steps up. Extension to match, but with plain
ashlar surrounds and gauged flat arches to windows: window to lower bay-2 set in large plain recess. 3 metres in front
of house, attached to projection and returned to South West corner, wrought iron railings about 1.2 metres high with
alternate worked diamond heads and barbed curl heads, set on 150mm high stone base wall; in centre pair cf Regency
style gates which do not match. House for many years in ownership of Hayward family, local flax merchants.

Listing NGR: ST4692113769

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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