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Toomer Farmhouse, Henstridge

Description: Toomer Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261834

OS Grid Reference: ST7083119096
OS Grid Coordinates: 370831, 119096
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9705, -2.4168

Location: Henstridge, Somerset BA8 0PH

Locality: Henstridge
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA8 0PH

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Listing Text


6/98 Toomer Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Part C18, part C19, with earlier fragments. Local stone: North, C18 half coursed rubble, South C19 half, cut
and squared, ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped gables; brick and cast stone chimney stacks. 'U'-plan; 2
storeys 3 bays North elevation, of which outer bays are gabled, with linking parpet. 2-light leaded casements with iron
opening lights above to outer bays and below a steel and a small-pane casement, all in plain openings with stone
lintols; central chamfered pointed segmental doorway with pair boarded and studded doors; above a worn apparently Tudor
cartouche of arms, under the top of a C15 cusped window light. South elevation 3 bays with outer projecting wings,
string course between floors; 2-light casements with arched tracery glazing bars; central pair glazed doors set under
deep lintol with 4-centre arch and incised carvings; on West side of C19 portion 2 oeil-de-boeuf windows, blocked and
presumably reused; leaded casements to C18 portion. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST7083119096

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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