Long's House And Outbuilding Abutting North And Abutting Wall Fronting Road With Lamp Standard

18 Aug 1999
Long's House And Outbuilding Abutting North And Abutting Wall Fronting Road With Lamp Standard, White Street, North Curry, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3 6HL
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


11/81 Long's House and outbuilding abutting north and abutting wall fronting road with lamp standard -


Farmhouse and workshop linked and enlarged to form dwelling with outbuilding. Probably C17, workshop dated 1762, extensively altered and enlarged c1900. Squared and coursed local limestone and Ham stone ashlar, coped verge south gable end, decorative ridge tiles, pyramid roof to 2-storey porch studio type addition, slate roofs, brick stacks gable ends. Plan: uncertain without internal inspection, probably original L-plan dwelling set gable end onto road, lying roughly west-east, south-west wing with 2 storey addition set in angle, detached workshop on east front linked to dwelling late C19 when range reroofed. South-east front: one and a half storey south wing, rest 2-storey, 1:3:1 bays, mixed fenestration, 3 cruciform windows with coloured glass first floor centre to porch addition, similar on ground floor flanking entrance with double doors, to right ground floor 2 early C19 leaded iron casements; right return (east elevation) fronting road 2:4 bays, C19 sash windows in gable end, door to right, workshop with 2-light unglazed openings, raised and fielded panel above central entrance with date 1762, large square headed doorway with chamfered architraves and plank door, lean-to one bay addition right. Wall: red brick with flat stone coping, about one metre high, swept down from north-east gable end fronting garden and returned to south side. Good decorative wrought iron lamp standard with curved supports.

Listing NGR: ST3226125328


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1061 IOE Records taken by Mick Humphreys; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Mick Humphreys. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Humphreys, Mick

Rights Holder: Humphreys, Mick


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