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The Old Farmhouse, Hinton St George

Description: The Old Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262338

OS Grid Reference: ST4189812567
OS Grid Coordinates: 341898, 112567
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9096, -2.8278

Location: 65 West Street, Hinton St George, Somerset TA17 8SA

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

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Listing Text


7/88 The Old Farmhouse


Semi-detached farmhouse. Possibly C16, altered in C17 and C18. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings;
thatched roof with stepped coped gable to east, continuation to west; brick chimney stacks. Single-storey with attics,
6 bays. Hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in chamfered recesses with labels, all 3-light. Attic windows of 2-light
horizontal-bar casements set into thatch, bays 2, 4 and 5. Boarded door set in heavy frame, beaded and slightly
camfered, in bay 3, in a recess up 3 steps. Between bays 2/3 a projecting chimney breast with band course and double
offsets. Blocked window at front of east gable, later casement windows towards rear. Interior not seen, but reported is
a 3-room cross passage plan; hall has a chamfered-arched fireplace in north wall; parlour has a shell-hood recess in
position of blocked window; 3rd room has stud and panelled partition. Most beams cased, but one deep chamfered with
step and runout stop, another shallow-chamfered with cyna-recta stop: remains of jointed cruck built into wall near
west gable, still visible in roof, although roof frame raised at some stage, (Attached to west gable is Cobbles (qv)).
(VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1973).

Listing NGR: ST4189812567

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Source: English Heritage

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