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Charlton Horethorne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Horethorne, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0101 / 51°0'36"N

Longitude: -2.479 / 2°28'44"W

OS Eastings: 366492

OS Northings: 123520

OS Grid: ST664235

Mapcode National: GBR MW.JPRG

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PF.XQQ

Entry Name: Charlton Horethorne House

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261759

Location: Charlton Horethorne, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Charlton Horethorne

Built-Up Area: Charlton Horethorne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


Charlton Horethorne House


Detached house. c1700, with major extension Eastwards c1900. Local stone coursed rubble with ashlar dressings; plain
clay tile roof, banded with shouldered fish scale tiles, simple eaves; stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys; 5-bay South
elevation, furthest from road. Plinth, continuous string courses over windows at both levels; beaded square mullioned
2-light windows with leaded panes, some external iron stays; lower bays have 4-light leaded timber casements with
timber lintols replacing pairs of outer windows, and to centre bay a projecting porch with flat roof behind plain
parapet, with plain boarded door in simple opening: between windows upper bays 3 and 4 a plaque with hood mould
inscribed "JVA 1689/TVA 1759", with matching but uninscribed plaque between bays 2 and 3. On North roadside elevation
one matching window at first floor level, and below two 2-light chamfer mullioned windows with hood moulds. The c1900
extensions not of special interest. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6649223520

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

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