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Thorncombe House and Attached Stable Block to North, Bicknoller

Description: Thorncombe House and Attached Stable Block to North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 265064

OS Grid Reference: ST1214838646
OS Grid Coordinates: 312148, 138646
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1403, -3.2571

Location: Bicknoller, Somerset TA4 4BE

Locality: Bicknoller
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 4BE

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Listing Text


10/24 Thorncombe house and attached
stable block to North



House. 1744, house rebuilt early C19, extensively altered late C20. Rendered over random rubble moulded plinth moulded
wooden cornice, low parapet, coped verges slate roof, brick stacks gable ends, Plan: 'L' plan stable block and service
wing fronted by house. 2 storeys, 5 bays; sash windows in raised, flat surrounds, groundfloor 2 segmental bay windows,
many paned sash windows, central semi-circular glazed bay with moulded cornices, late C20. Entrance moved to left
return from centre of facade, flat roofed Ham stone Tuscan porch, setope and triglyph frieze, C20 6 panel door. 3 bay
service wing at rear, steeply pitched slate roof, sash windows with glazing bars first floor, cruciform windows below,
attached to stable block. Stables: double roman tile roof. Two and a half storey gabled cross wings, single bay, coped
verges, flanking single storey 3 bay centre, restored late C20, Interior: Extensively altered late C20 listed for
historic interest only. (VCH Somerset, Vol 5, forthcoming).

Listing NGR: ST1214838646

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Source: English Heritage

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