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Thornes the Butchers

A Grade II Listed Building in Wiveliscombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0423 / 51°2'32"N

Longitude: -3.3133 / 3°18'47"W

OS Eastings: 308027

OS Northings: 127810

OS Grid: ST080278

Mapcode National: GBR LR.GNFF

Mapcode Global: FRA 36YC.H00

Entry Name: Thornes the Butchers

Listing Date: 26 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344836

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270169

Location: Wiveliscombe, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe

Built-Up Area: Wiveliscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/95 No 5
(Thornes the Butchers)


House, with shop. Early C19, shopfront circa 1900. Render grooved as ashlar,
quoin strips and moulded cornice with low pitched Welsh slate roof, hipped on
the left side with brick stack. 3-storeys and 2-bays, modern aluminium sashes in
raised surrounds with stressed voussoirs. Butcher's shop circa 1900 with cows'
head on top of flanking pilasters, coloured tiles and decorative cast iron
ventilation grills to basement. Plate glass window and door. Panelled pier to
match that of The Croft (q.v.). This was probably built as the domestic wing of
The Croft. Primarily included for group value with The Croft.

Listing NGR: ST0802727810

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