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Torre House

A Grade II Listed Building in Nettlecombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1515 / 51°9'5"N

Longitude: -3.3648 / 3°21'53"W

OS Eastings: 304636

OS Northings: 140019

OS Grid: ST046400

Mapcode National: GBR LP.7MCT

Mapcode Global: VH6GV.MBH4

Entry Name: Torre House

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264802

Location: Nettlecombe, West Somerset, Somerset, TA23

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Nettlecombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1/44 Torre House and No 2 Torre House
(formerly listed as Torre House)


- II

House, now divided. C16 altered 1681, rendered and altered C19. Roughcast over rubble, coped verges, slate roof, stone
stacks right and left gable ends, brick on gabled wing. Plan: 2 cell and cross passage, full height porch, long cross
wing left fronting road. 2 storeys, 4 bays, all C20 2 and 3-light mullioned and transomed windows except small glazed
opening first floor gable end left, full height gabled porch with 2 slits gable end, ground floor gable end unlit,
renewed cambered head to porch, square hood mould, inscribed is 1681 on porch. Ovolo moulded mullioned window on left
return fronting road. Interior: Victorian stone arch giving access to stairway, retains of earlier stair bay right on
gable end fireplace left in kitchen wing, chamfered beams with stops to left of cross passage, fine moulded 6 panel
compartment first floor left. Collar and principal roof.

Listing NGR: ST0463640019

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