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: 50.9916 / 50°59'29"N
Longitude: -2.8763 / 2°52'34"W
OS Eastings: 338596
OS Northings: 121722
OS Grid: ST385217
Mapcode National: GBR MB.KYYZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 46VH.C8N
Plus Code: 9C2VX4RF+JF
Entry Name: Earnshill House
Listing Date: 17 April 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1249217
English Heritage Legacy ID: 431284
Location: Hambridge and Westport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10
Civil Parish: Hambridge and Westport
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Hambridge with Earnshill
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST32SE CURRY RIVEL CP EARNSHILL PARK
4/101 Earnshill House
Country house in emparked grounds. 1725 by John Strachan for Henry Combe, a prominent Bristol merchant. Brick, Ham
stone dressings, hipped slate roofs, mostly Turnerised, brick stacks. Palladian style, centre enriched, with plain
flanking pavillions. Two storeys and attics, centre with basement, 2:1:3:1:2 bays, sash windows with glazing bars
removed, centre 3 project under triangular pediment, outer bays set back, cornices; central door opening piano nobile
reached by 2 incurved flights of steps, paired glazed doors; doorcase. Below these staircases a further door opening
with a semi-circular arch head. Large flanking wings, sash windows, project to enclsoe forecourt area; at rear of these
stables and service buildings. Interior of the house not seen but believed good with fine contemporary features.
(Country Life, October 13 and 20, 1960).
Listing NGR: ST3859621722
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