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The Rising Sun Inn, North Curry

Description: The Rising Sun Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270840

OS Grid Reference: ST3044625657
OS Grid Coordinates: 330446, 125657
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0261, -2.9931

Location: Combe Lane, North Curry, Somerset TA3 6AZ

Locality: North Curry
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 6AZ

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Listing Text


10/56 The Rising Sun Inn



Farmhouse, now inn. C16, enlarged C17, altered aid C20. Slobbered rubble, upper courses of painted brick, double Roman
tiled roof, brick stacks left gable end and to right of cross passage. Plan 3 cell and cross passage set on plinth high
above the roadway, outshot extensions at rear. Two storeys, 3 bays, all C20 wooden casements, entrance between first
and second bays left, large raking buttress with inserted doorway to right, C20 single storey lean-to addition beyond,
entrance approached by flight of steps, half glazed inner door. Interior: stud and panel screen left of cross passage,
chamfered beads with scroll stops, as has the fireplace lintel with bread oven adjoining, right of cross passage plinth
to hall stack continued to rear wall, fine moulded 12-panel compartment ceiling, with moulded lintel to fireplace and
moulded stone jambs, chamfered stud and panel screen, partially cut, separating featureless inner room. Upper storey
not seen. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, December l982).

Listing NGR: ST3044625657

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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