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Higher Farmhouse, North Cadbury

Description: Higher Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262092

OS Grid Reference: ST6524927852
OS Grid Coordinates: 365249, 127852
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0490, -2.4971

Location: Woolston Road, North Cadbury, Somerset BA22 7BL

Locality: North Cadbury
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 7BL

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Listing Text

4/159 Higher Farmhouse

Detached farmhouse. C17 and later C18. Cary stone rubble, coursed; Welsh slate roof between stepped coped gables; brick
end chimney stacks with moulded stone caps. Double roof plan; 2 storeys with attic, 3 bay south elevation. Small-pane
casement windows, 3-light to outer bays and 2-light in centre; to lower bay 2 a 6-panel door with glazed toplights,
stone surround of fluted Doric pilasters and full entablature with flat hood. Extension to east gable, probably early
C19, in a 2-storey lean-to form. An attic window on south west has a vertical bar and leaded casement: to cellar in
north of east range an ovolo-mould window. Interior not seen, but reported is spiral staircase and indications of a
bacon-curing chamber (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1979).

Listing NGR: ST6524927852

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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