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Coombe Farmhouse, Bruton

Description: Coombe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261519

OS Grid Reference: ST6813635493
OS Grid Coordinates: 368136, 135493
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1178, -2.4566

Location: B3081, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0QP

Locality: Bruton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA10 0QP

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Listing Text


1/190 Coombe Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C18 with earlier fragments. Doulting ashlar; plain clay tile roof between coped gables; brick end chimney
stacks. 'L'-plan; 3 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth; 16-pane sash windows in plain openings with flat voussoired arches to
first and second floor outer bays, with 12-pane sash to centre first floor and 8- pane and 6-pane sashes to second
floor; in centre a plain part glazed margined door in simple opening. Extensions to rear appear to incorporate walls
from earlier buildings. Farm first recorded in 1548; medieval house may have been on site of barn (qv) present farm
mostly C18 but extended by Mr. Dyne, the Bruton Solicitor who owned it in the early C19. Interior not seen. (Couzens
P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST6813635493

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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