CHARDS HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255458
Date first listed:
09-Mar-1996
Statutory Address:
CHARDS HOUSE, 21, LYME ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHARDS HOUSE, 21, LYME ROAD

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Crewkerne
National Grid Reference:
ST 43956 09042

Details

ST 4309 CREWKERNE LYME ROAD (South East side) 876-1/6/10000 No.21 Chards House II

House. Circa 1830's; possibly by John Patch of Crewkeme. Coursed dressed limestone with Hamstone dressing. Slate roof with gabled ends. Brick gable-end stacks. PLAN: Double-depth plan with central entrance, passage between the two principal front rooms and straight staircase behind the front left room. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic. Almost symmetrical 2-window front. C19 16-pane sashes, in opening with slightly cambered stone arches and slate cills. Doorway, a little to right of centre, with Hamstone ashlar recessed architrave with round arch and reeded imposts, semi-circular fanlight and C19 6-panel door. Two C20 roof-lights at front. Rear elevation not inspected. INTERIOR: Much of the original joinery remains, including:- panelled doors, a stick-baluster staircase and chimneypieces; a marble chimneypiece with slim fluted half-columns with lion paws carved on the bases; safe on first floor landing with panelled doors. NOTE: Said to have been occupied in the mid C19 by a tea merchant.



Listing NGR: ST4395609042

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
459727
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 02 Jul 2006
Reference: IOE01/15394/08
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Green. Source Historic England Archive
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