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Thornfalcon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornfalcon, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.01 / 51°0'36"N

Longitude: -3.0236 / 3°1'25"W

OS Eastings: 328283

OS Northings: 123905

OS Grid: ST282239

Mapcode National: GBR M4.JPSL

Mapcode Global: FRA 46KF.V5Y

Plus Code: 9C3R2X6G+2H

Entry Name: Thornfalcon House

Listing Date: 25 February 1955

Last Amended: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270930

Location: Thornfalcon, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Thornfalcon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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5/141 Thornfalcon House
(formerly listed as Thorn Falcon House)


House. Early C19, possibly incorporating part of earlier dwelling. Roughcast over rubble, exposed on one bay of right return, shallow pitched hipped slate roofs, renewed moulded cornice, 2 central brick stacks, brick stack at rear. T-plan, south facing 2-cell and cross passage, stairway in hall behind, long service wing beyond probably an earlier dwelling refronted and re-constructed. North front: 2 storeys, 3-bays, central bay breaks forward and pilaster quoins linked below cornice, first floor 9-pane sash window, ground floor long 12-pane sash windows reaching to ground, central rusticated Ham stone door surround, semicircular headed opening, C20 double doors with inserted lights and wooden fanlight. Left return 1:3:1 bays, 9-pane sash window end bay right, others depressed pointed arch openings, 4-light casements, pointed arch lights, end bay left lower independently roofed, the irregular placing of windows in the central block would seem to indicate an earlier dwelling. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST2828323905

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