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Latitude: 50.8787 / 50°52'43"N
Longitude: -2.9709 / 2°58'15"W
OS Eastings: 331789
OS Northings: 109247
OS Grid: ST317092
Mapcode National: GBR M6.SZ10
Mapcode Global: FRA 46NS.BD7
Entry Name: Crimchard House and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 29 July 1976
Last Amended: 13 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197444
English Heritage Legacy ID: 374073
Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Chard Town
Built-Up Area: Chard
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
756-1/2/46 (East side)
29/07/76 Crimchard House and attached
(Formerly Listed as:
House. Late C17, remodelled c1820 and c1860. Squared flint and
limestone with limestone dressings and quoins; crested slate
roof with brick stacks to gable ends and right-of-centre.
Double-depth plan: c1700 three-room wide front range with
cross passage to right of centre; integral rear right, c1700,
2 storeys, 4-window range. All front windows are c1860 painted
stone mullioned casements with labelled hoodmoulds. Those to
the left and right on both floors have 5 lights and above
porch 3 lights. Projecting square porch with simple
entablature and square columns to left-of-centre;
right-of-centre is 2-storey, 3-light canted bay. Rear wing has
late C17 hollow-moulded stone mullioned window.
INTERIOR: 1860 polychromatic tiled hall with c1820 elliptical
arch to open-well stair at rear with c1860 cast-iron balusters
and wreathed mahogany rail. Left and centre front rooms have
1860 cornices with vine leaves to left and roses to centre
room. Far right to the old scullery with flagstone floor.
Cornice on 1st floor landing and passage is c1820.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURE: attached cast-iron forecourt railings of
c1860 Gothic design on stone plinth.
Listing NGR: ST3178909247
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