This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.8249 / 50°49'29"N
Longitude: -2.8884 / 2°53'18"W
OS Eastings: 337520
OS Northings: 103188
OS Grid: ST375031
Mapcode National: GBR MB.X81Z
Mapcode Global: FRA 46VX.DJS
Entry Name: Golden House and Attached Outbuilding
Listing Date: 8 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118921
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104635
Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Thorncombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
ST 3702 THORNCOMBE HIGH STREET,
Golden House and attached
House. C17 with C19 fenestration and dated T.S. 1855 on 2 window keystones.
Chert and stone rubble walls with large stone quoins. Concrete tile roof
with gable-ends and hipped corner, with 4 brick stacks at ridge and gable-ends.
L-shaped plan, with door on North-East side. Two storeys with the 4-window
range at right angles to street. Ground floor windows: C20 metal frames.
First-floor: C19 cast-iron casements. Interior: Deep-chamfered ceiling
beam with run-out stops. Large open fireplace at rear with chamfered lintel.
Attached out-building along street; rubble walls, brick quoins, slate roof.
Golden House forms an important group-feature in the High Street. Its
curving street-frontage is notable.
Sources R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p. 248(23).
Listing NGR: ST3752003188
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings