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Tunbridge House, Chew Magna

Description: Tunbridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 32952

OS Grid Reference: ST5766262834
OS Grid Coordinates: 357662, 162834
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3630, -2.6095

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

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Listing Text


3/57 Tunbridge House


Farmhouse, now house. Early C19 rebuilding of probably earlier house with later
alterations. Rubble, painted and partly rendered to rear, 2-span slate and
bitumen roof with gable stacks to left. 2 gable ends to front, 2 storeys and
2 windows, ground floor sash with gauged brick head, panelled and glazed door to
left with decorative leaded fanlight, canopied lead and wrought iron porch, two
16-pane sashes at first floor with cambered head to left and flat head to right.
Right return has lower 2-storey addition with small 16-pane sash at ground and
first floor front, to side a C20 window at ground floor and round-headed light at
first floor. Left return has two 16-pane sashes at ground and first floor.
Rear has addition to left with lean-to porch and 3-light C20 window with segmental
head, plate-glass sash under eaves; rear of main house rendered with 3-light
casement with cambered head at ground floor, 2 sashes of varied sizes at first
floor, 3-light casement to first floor left side. Interior: not accessible.

Listing NGR: ST5766262834

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Source: English Heritage

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