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Tetts Farmhouse, Hinton St George

Description: Tetts Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262336

OS Grid Reference: ST4196212597
OS Grid Coordinates: 341962, 112597
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9099, -2.8269

Location: West Street, Hinton St George, Somerset TA17 8SB

Locality: Hinton St George
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA17 8SB

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Listing Text


7/86 Tetts Farmhouse



Detached house. Later C16, modified in late C17 and later. Ham stone near-ashlar; thatched roof between stepped coped
gables, brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4 bays. Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in chamfered recesses to first
floor bay 3, 2-liqht without label, and ground floor bay 2, a 4-light with label; C20 small-pane casement upper bay 1
under timber lintol, and to lower bay 4, a 3-light with voussoired flat arch; early pattern leaded casements to upper
bays 2 and 4, both with timber lintols, and lower bay 1, 2-light with timber lintol, these with iron-framed opening
lights. To lower bay 3 a late Cl9 part-glazed door in plain opening with voussoired flat arch. West gable has a
buttress with offset, of possibly C18 date, and a break in the wall line at the rear, as well as a blocked window
opening. At higher level at least 5 openings for pigeons, not systematically arranged. Attached to east gable a C20
reshaped barn, no longer of special interest. Interior not seen, but reported is a former three-room cross-passage
plan, blocked by the insertion of a lager fireplace; stud and panel partition between east rooms; centre room has a
framed ceiling of 6 panels; the west room widened on south side: in roof three jointed cruck trusses, 2 closed with
wattle and daub (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, March 1979).

Listing NGR: ST4196212597

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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