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Tanyard House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingsbury Episcopi, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9643 / 50°57'51"N

Longitude: -2.8344 / 2°50'3"W

OS Eastings: 341499

OS Northings: 118654

OS Grid: ST414186

Mapcode National: GBR MD.MHQV

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YK.HL6

Entry Name: Tanyard House

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Last Amended: 20 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264435

Location: Kingsbury Episcopi, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Kingsbury Episcopi

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/95 Tanyard House
(previously listed as No 723,
724, and 725)


House, previously 3 cottages. C16, C17, C18. Coursed and squared Hamstone, coped verges, brick stools, thatched roof,
L-plan. Single storey and attic, 1:3 bays, 2 and 3-light casements with glazing bars except 4-light stone- mullioned
window on ground floor, 3 first floor windows with raking bonnet hoods. Two door openings, to right ribbed door in a
moulded 4-centred arch stone surround, to left plank door, wooden lintel. Interior with features of interest including
a fireplace of ground floor with adjacent bread oven and a former airing chamber, The roof, although altered contained
3 jointed crucks, some some-blackening indicating the existence of a former open-hall. (VAG report, unpublished SRO,
September 1984).

Listing NGR: ST4149918654

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