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Sherford House, Taunton

Description: Sherford House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 269863

OS Grid Reference: ST2267223317
OS Grid Coordinates: 322672, 123317
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0040, -3.1035

Location: Sherford Road, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3RB

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 3RB

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Sherford House
ST 2223 7/158 4.6.52.


Set back from a bend in the road. Dated 1679. Brick and roughcast 2 storey house,
considerable altered. Central porch wing with gable and bargeboards. Porch has
carved spandrels, old door, seats etc. New wings added at front and side of house.
Mostly pantile roofs, old tiles to right. Casement windows of assorted types.
Interior has ceilinzs to ground and lst floors with Tudor roses and other isolated
ornaments. lst floor room has rich plaster overmantel with Jacobean ornament and
initials PLM and date 1679.

Listing NGR: ST2267223317

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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