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Latitude: 51.1372 / 51°8'13"N
Longitude: -3.623 / 3°37'22"W
OS Eastings: 286548
OS Northings: 138795
OS Grid: SS865387
Mapcode National: GBR LB.8MYX
Mapcode Global: VH5K8.5P13
Entry Name: Stone
Listing Date: 6 April 1959
Last Amended: 2 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345753
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265414
Location: Exford, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24
District: West Somerset
Civil Parish: Exford
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
SS83NE EXFORD CP -
(formerly listed as Stone
House. Mid-late C18, sash windows renewed C20. Roughcast over rubble, ashlar faced central canted bay, ashlar quoins,
string course, hipped slate roof with modillion cornice, rendered stacks flanking pyramid roof to central bay. Plan:
2-cell with axial hall, service wing at rear. Two storeys and attic to central canted bay, 1:1:1 bays, lunettes in
attic, Venetian windows flanking arched head casement centre, windows blocked on first floor returns of canted bay,
ground floor sash windows flanking moulded surround with key stone and imposts to fanlight and 8-panel double doors.
Date of 1678 on rear elevation reset from another building. Interior only partially seen; stairs rebuilt C20, good
carved C18 chimney piece right. Shown as country house on Day and Musters map of Somerset 1782, it belonged to Sir
Thomas Dyke Acland, the last Warden of Exmoor Forest whose Crown Lease expired in 1814.
Listing NGR: SS8654838795
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