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THE TOWER HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE TOWER HOUSE

List entry Number: 1056400

Location

THE TOWER HOUSE, 1, COOMBE STREET
THE TOWER HOUSE, QUAPERLAKE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bruton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Aug-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 261639

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BRUTON CP QUAPERLAKE STREET (North side) ST6834NW 8/166 The Tower House

GV II

Corner House. C18, modified C20. Local stone rubble; hipped Welsh slate roof; brick chimney stacks. 3 storeys, one bay to Quaperlake Street, 4-bays to Coombe Street. Modern hardwood door and small-pane shop windows to ground floor front, above a 12-pane sash window in plain surround, with traces of earlier blocked windows on either side; above again a 16-pane casement with louvred shutters. On side elevation plain boarded door to bay 1, with C20 hardwood windows to remaining lower bays; to first floor two 16-pane sash windows and then two 20-pane; to second floor 12-pane sashes to all except bay 1. Wrought iron bracket and hanging sign over main door, date uncertain. On site of former Maypole Inn, parts of which may be incorporated.

Listing NGR: ST6835034954

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National Grid Reference: ST 68366 34932

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