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The Beeches

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

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Latitude: 51.3657 / 51°21'56"N

Longitude: -2.6137 / 2°36'49"W

OS Eastings: 357368

OS Northings: 163139

OS Grid: ST573631

Mapcode National: GBR JP.TC7R

Mapcode Global: VH890.NX2X

Entry Name: The Beeches

Listing Date: 21 September 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32935

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


3/41 The Beeches
G.V. II*

House. Built 1762 for Ephraim Chancellor, side wings added later, C20 internal
alterations. Stucco, limestone dressings, slate roof with raised coped verges
and gable stacks. 2 storeys and 3 bays, central bay broken forward slightly, all
windows sashes with slightly cambered heads, multi-pane sash with cambered head to
cellar left and right, central 6-panelled door with decorative fanlight, round
head and triple keystone, moulded surround and open pediment on consoles; heavy
cornice, pediment to centre bay with firemark in tympanum, parapet and coping;
single storey wing to each side with Venetian window and keystone, hipped roof
behind coped parapet wall; 4 splayed steps to front door. Left return has
2 sashes at attic level. Interior: not inspected; internal features said to
have been removed/modified since former listing (photograph of interior : NMR).

Listing NGR: ST5736863139

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

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