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Gainsborough and N0 2, and Forecourt Wall, Chilcompton

Description: Gainsborough and N0 2, and Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 267832

OS Grid Reference: ST6486351959
OS Grid Coordinates: 364863, 151959
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2657, -2.5050

Location: The Street, Chilcompton, Somerset BA3 4HE

Locality: Chilcompton
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 4HE

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Listing Text

4/9 Gainsborough and No. 2, and
forecourt wall

House, now divided into 2 dwellings. C17. Coursed and squared rubble, some render, alternating dressed quoin band to
left, double-Roman tile roof, coped verge, ashlar stacks with moulded caps and a single brick stack. Two storeys, 4
bays, 2 and 3-light moulded stone-mullioned windows, to ground floor with stopped labels, leaded lights. Door opening
to No. 2 to right, 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed. Door opening to Gainsborough to left in a lower height single
bay wing, probably added C18, 2-light stone-mullioned windows with leaded lights, door opening with a reproduction
ribbed door. Forecourt with rubble walling. Locally associated with the painter Gainsborough.

Listing NGR: ST6486351959

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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