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The Great House

A Grade II Listed Building in Timberscombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1693 / 51°10'9"N

Longitude: -3.4935 / 3°29'36"W

OS Eastings: 295682

OS Northings: 142178

OS Grid: SS956421

Mapcode National: GBR LH.6QS8

Mapcode Global: VH5K4.DVHZ

Plus Code: 9C3R5G94+PJ

Entry Name: The Great House

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265379

Location: Timberscombe, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Timberscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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- II

House. Circa 1740. Roughcast grooved as ashlar, quoin pilaster strip left, flat band string courses raised to sills of
windows, moulded cornice, shallow pitch slate roof, roughcast stacks gable ends. Plan: double pile. Three storeys, 5
bays, segmental headed sash windows below lintels, 15-pane second floor others 18-pane; central entrance, segmental
headed 12-pane light above raised and field panelled door with inset many paned lights. Hipped single bay, 2-storey
addition right, 18-pane sash window, left pyramid roofed 3-bay wing service wing adjoining, C20 fenestration, 3 gabled
wings at rear. Interior: partially seen, C18 raised and fielded panelling to ground floor room left of panelled hall,
segmental archway, central stairway with urn balusters and some twisted balusters, cut string,

Listing NGR: SS9568242178

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