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Acacia House the Firs

A Grade II Listed Building in Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3655 / 51°21'55"N

Longitude: -2.6122 / 2°36'43"W

OS Eastings: 357475

OS Northings: 163109

OS Grid: ST574631

Mapcode National: GBR JP.TCLT

Mapcode Global: VH890.NYW4

Entry Name: Acacia House the Firs

Listing Date: 21 September 1960

Last Amended: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32941

Location: Chew Magna, Bath and North East Somerset, BS40

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Chew Magna

Built-Up Area: Chew Magna

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 56 SE CHEW MAGNA C.P. HIGH STREET (south side)

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

II


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 from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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