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The Chimes

A Grade II Listed Building in Crewkerne, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8856 / 50°53'8"N

Longitude: -2.7974 / 2°47'50"W

OS Eastings: 344006

OS Northings: 109870

OS Grid: ST440098

Mapcode National: GBR MG.SF40

Mapcode Global: FRA 561R.L0K

Entry Name: The Chimes

Listing Date: 6 September 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203020

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390289

Location: Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Crewkerne

Built-Up Area: Crewkerne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Crewkerne

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


CREWKERNE

ST4409 ABBEY STREET
876-1/7/8 (North side)
06/09/74 No.20
The Chimes

GV II

House. Early or mid C19 with C17 wing. Rough Ham Hill stone
ashlar with stepped stone coping to a slate roofs and brick
stacks to gable ends of main house. 2-unit central-entry plan
with C17 one-unit wing to right. 2 storeys, symmetrical
3-window range. Stone lintels over 8/8-pane sashes. 6-panel
door with semi-circular overlight set-back in round arch with
stepped architrave with reeded imposts. To the right is a C17,
lower 2-storey wing with a 3-light mullioned window to each
floor. INTERIOR: the straight-flight staircase to the rear
left is open string with stick balusters and turned newel.
Both ground-floor rooms have reeded cornices, the room to the
left has elliptical recesses flanking a former fireplace, the
room to the right has a Regency-style fire surround. Steps
down to C17 wing which has a stone-flagged ground floor with
c1700 wall cupboards flanking an early C18 plain wooden fire
surround to a C20 grate. The attic has oak floorboards and
pegged trenched purlins to roof.


Listing NGR: ST4400609870

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