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Acacia House The Firs, Chew Magna

Description: Acacia House The Firs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 32941

OS Grid Reference: ST5747563109
OS Grid Coordinates: 357475, 163109
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3654, -2.6122

Location: 33 B3130, Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset BS40 8PW

Locality: Chew Magna
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS40 8PW

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Listing Text


3/47 Acacia House and The Firs
21.9.60 (formerly listed as Acacia House)


House, now 2 houses. Mid C18 with some later alterations. Coursed sandstone
freestone with limestone dressings, slate roofs with raised coped verges and stone
gable stacks. 2 storeys and 5 windows, centre 3 bays slightly broken forward,
all windows sashes with replacement glazing bars in raised moulded architraves
with keystones, central panelled and glazed door in moulded architrave with heavy
triple keystone and pediment on consoles; plinth, band course, cornice, parapet
and coping, pediment over central 3 bays with blind lunette in tympanum. To
left, a single storey wing with round-headed sash with Gothic intersecting glazing
bars set in round-headed recess, band course running frum imposts of recess,
coping to parapet; to right and slightly set back, 2-storey wing, probably later
but in conforming style, with band course continued, one sash at ground floor and
2 at first floor, coping; similar single storey wing to right with round-headed
C20 panelled and glazed door in recess. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST5747563109

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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