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THORNFALCON 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: THORNFALCON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1307502

Location

THORNFALCON HOUSE, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thornfalcon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Feb-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 21-Feb-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270930

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

THORNFALCON CP CHURCH LANE (north side) ST22SE

5/141 Thornfalcon House (formerly listed as Thorn Falcon House) 25.2.55

GV II

House. Early C19, possibly incorporating part of earlier dwelling. Roughcast over rubble, exposed on one bay of right return, shallow pitched hipped slate roofs, renewed moulded cornice, 2 central brick stacks, brick stack at rear. T-plan, south facing 2-cell and cross passage, stairway in hall behind, long service wing beyond probably an earlier dwelling refronted and re-constructed. North front: 2 storeys, 3-bays, central bay breaks forward and pilaster quoins linked below cornice, first floor 9-pane sash window, ground floor long 12-pane sash windows reaching to ground, central rusticated Ham stone door surround, semicircular headed opening, C20 double doors with inserted lights and wooden fanlight. Left return 1:3:1 bays, 9-pane sash window end bay right, others depressed pointed arch openings, 4-light casements, pointed arch lights, end bay left lower independently roofed, the irregular placing of windows in the central block would seem to indicate an earlier dwelling. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST2828323905

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National Grid Reference: ST 28283 23905

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