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Lynchfield Hospital, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Lynchfield Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270247

OS Grid Reference: ST1650629306
OS Grid Coordinates: 316506, 129306
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0570, -3.1927

Location: A358, Bishops Lydeard, Somerset TA4 3BS

Locality: Bishop's Lydeard
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3BS

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Listing Text


10/35 Lynchfield Hospital


¯ II

House, now hospital. Circa 1800, enlarged mid C20. Roughcast over rubble, ashlar plinths, hipped slate roof behind
parapet, rendered stack right. 2-storeys, 3 bays; 16 pane sash windows, first floor, ground floor 24 pane sash windows
with louvred shutters right and one to left; central wooden Doric porch, broken pediment carried on 2x3 columns,
patterned pebble pavement below, 6 panel door with semi-circular tracery side lights continued as circles in fanlight.
7 bay left return, originally 3, with large group of rendered stacks at junction; C20 addition on right side of facade,
causing loss of one louvred shutter, not included. Reputedly built by successful local attorney.

Listing NGR: ST1650629306

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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