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Manor Farm House, Mudford

Description: Manor Farm House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262716

OS Grid Reference: ST5774718897
OS Grid Coordinates: 357747, 118897
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9679, -2.6031

Location: Primrose Lane, Mudford, Somerset BA21 5TD

Locality: Mudford
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA21 5TD

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Listing Text


6/106 Manor Farm House


- II*

Manor house. 1630 with earlier and later parts. Ham stone ashlar, with
extensions in coursed rubble and Mudford brick; concrete imitation stone
slates, after fire damage circa 1915, stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys
with attic; South front of 4 bays with one-bay extension to bay-1, with
6+2-light hollow chamfer mullioned windows, and corbelled attic gable
with 4-light windows, and ball finials to crown and end of coping.
4-light hollow chamfer windows bays 2 and 4, and a 3-light to bay 3 over
a rebuilt doorway; boarded door with architrave and flat moulded hood on
console brackets, with cuboid sundial over similar to that of St Mary's
Church Mudford (qv) - door knocker, now removed, was dated 1730.
2-storey brick extension in English bond with 4-light mullioned window;
later extension in squared rubble to rear. On site of a cell used by
monks of Montacute Abbey, developed into house in 1630 by John Harbin;
at one time the Courthouse was in its grounds. (Francis Goulding,
Ashington, Chilton Cantelo, Mudford: the Story of Three Somerset
Parishes, 1982).

Listing NGR: ST5774718897

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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