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The Great House, Timberscombe

Description: The Great House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265379

OS Grid Reference: SS9568242178
OS Grid Coordinates: 295682, 142178
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1693, -3.4935

Location: Great House Street, Timberscombe, Somerset TA24 7TQ

Locality: Timberscombe
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 7TQ

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Listing Text


7/96 The Great House


- II

House. Circa 1740. Roughcast grooved as ashlar, quoin pilaster strip left, flat band string courses raised to sills of
windows, moulded cornice, shallow pitch slate roof, roughcast stacks gable ends. Plan: double pile. Three storeys, 5
bays, segmental headed sash windows below lintels, 15-pane second floor others 18-pane; central entrance, segmental
headed 12-pane light above raised and field panelled door with inset many paned lights. Hipped single bay, 2-storey
addition right, 18-pane sash window, left pyramid roofed 3-bay wing service wing adjoining, C20 fenestration, 3 gabled
wings at rear. Interior: partially seen, C18 raised and fielded panelling to ground floor room left of panelled hall,
segmental archway, central stairway with urn balusters and some twisted balusters, cut string,

Listing NGR: SS9568242178

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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