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Woolminstone Farmhouse, West Crewkerne

Description: Woolminstone Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262471

OS Grid Reference: ST4110708154
OS Grid Coordinates: 341107, 108154
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8699, -2.8383

Location: West Crewkerne, Somerset TA18 8QP

Locality: West Crewkerne
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA18 8QP

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Listing Text


5/212 Woolminstone Farmhouse


Detached farmhouse. C17, one section dated 1617. Ham stone roughly cut and squared,
ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof between high stepped gables replacing thatch, hipped
on angle; brick chimney stacks. 'L'-plan with additions; 2-storey with attic, 5-bay
south elevation. Hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in wave-mould recesses, all 3-light
except first floor bays 1, 2 and 3 which are 2-light, the lower windows with labels.
6-panelled door to lower bay 3, originally protected by open porch with room over,
removed early in C20, with the upper bay 3 window reset under a gable, nd the supporting
columns, square rusticated ashlar, remain supporting a Welsh slated single-storey porch
roof. East gable and flant of 3 bays, having hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in
chamfered recesses, the first floor bay 3 window extended, and the bay windows of
4 lights, the upper leaded, all with labels. In the gable, bay 1, a chamfered-recessed
doorway without label, with 'I.D.1617' incised on lintol and plaque with arms of Merifield
above - both may be relocations. Further mullioned windows to rear, some C17 and some
C17, the north gable having pairs to each level including attic, some blocked. Interior
not seen.

Listing NGR: ST4110708154

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Source: English Heritage

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