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© Mr Charles Hallsworth

IoE Number: 32932
Location: HARFORD HOUSE, HARFORD SQUARE (west side)
  CHEW MAGNA, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Charles Hallsworth
Date Photographed: 04 September 1999
Date listed: 21 September 1960
Date of last amendment: 21 September 1960
Grade II

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ST 56 SECHEW MAGNA C.P.HARFORD SQUARE (west side)3/38Harford House21.9.60G.V.II

ST 56 SE CHEW MAGNA C.P. HARFORD SQUARE (west side) 3/38 Harford House 21.9.60 G.V. II House. Built 1817 for Mary Harford with late C19 additions and some C20 alterations. Coursed sandstone freestone with white pointing, limestone dressings, triple Roman tiled mansard roof with ridge and gable stacks (missing to left), rendered to sides and rear, plain tiled roof to C19 wing and black pantiles to rear. 2 storeys and 5 windows, all with plain reveals, white voussoirs and projecting keystone, ground floor 4 plate-glass sashes, first floor sashes; central 6-panelled door with decorative fanlight, pilasters and open pediment; plinth, limestone cornice, parapet and coping, parapet ramped up at sides and ramped up at returns to stacks, 2 double dormers, central single dormer. Right return has cellar door to left, external steps to ground floor C20 glass doors, 2 C19 2-light casements at attic level. Rear has 2-storey late C19 wing to left with bow at corner, 5-light window at ground and first floor, to right, 2 doors with continuous flat hood, first floor right has two 6-pane lights and two 6-pane lights in gable end. Central 2-storey bow has tall round-headed window (probably stair light) and 2-light casement at first floor, single storey addition with two 4-pane lights; to right, a single storey addition with door to right and 4-pane sash to rear; rear of main house to right has sash at ground and first floor with wrought-iron window box at first floor. Interior: not inspected.

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