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© Mr Robert Sutherland

IoE Number: 268897
Location: POOLE HOUSE, CASTLE STREET (north side)
  NETHER STOWEY, SEDGEMOOR, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Robert Sutherland
Date Photographed: 04 October 2002
Date listed: 29 March 1963
Date of last amendment: 24 June 1985
Grade II

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ST13NENETHER STOWEY CPCASTLE STREET (North side)11/48No 21(Poole House)(formerly listed as Thomas

ST13NE NETHER STOWEY CP CASTLE STREET (North side) 11/48 No 21 (Poole House) (formerly listed as Thomas Poole's House) 29.3.63 GV II House. Early C18. Coursed and squared red sandstone rubble, moulded stone band at first floor level, moulded dentil eaves cornice, slate roof, coped verges, 3 large C20 brick stacks. Two storeys and attic, 7 bays; C19 4-pane sash windows with additional marginal glazing bars, sandstone voussoirs to openings with emphasised freestone keystones, those to ground floor reaching up to first floor band, those to first floor reaching up to eaves cornice. Door opening in third bay from left, bolection-moulded architrave, pulvinated frieze, moulded cornice, C20 4-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed. Late C19 double shop front with fascia to right 3 bays of the ground floor; to its left a blocked window opening with an emphasised keystone. Bakehouse to rear with ovens; also the bookroom with a coved plaster cornice, reached by a flight of external stone steps. The home of Thomas Poole, tanner, through whose friendship Samuel Taylor Coleridge settled in the village 1797-1800, living at Coleridge Cottage (qv).

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