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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 LIMES

List entry Number: 1249458

Location

THE LIMES, WATER STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityCurry Rivel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 23-Jun-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 431304

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST32NE CURRY RIVEL CP WATER STREET (South side)

1/118 The Limes (previously listed as The Yews)

17.4.59

- II*

Small country house. Early C18, C19 addition and alteration. Principal frontage of coursed and squared lias, Ham stone dressings including alternating quoins, and cornice, raised C19 slate roof, reconstituted stone stacks, large glazed central lantern with finial. Two storeys and attic, 5 bays, 12-pane sash windows with thick glazing bars, edge-moulded stone architraves. Central door opening, 8-panelled door, top 4 panels glazed, stone doorcase with flanking Roman-Doric columns, entablature, triangular pediment. Later large slated brick and lias range at rear. Left return with good Victorian conservatory. Interiors with features of note including ornamental plasterwork and joinery.

Listing NGR: ST3894625312

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National Grid Reference: ST 38946 25312

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