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Higher Farmhouse, Rimpton

Description: Higher Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 262731

OS Grid Reference: ST6089121748
OS Grid Coordinates: 360891, 121748
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9938, -2.5586

Location: High Street, Rimpton, Somerset BA22 8AD

Locality: Rimpton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8AD

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Listing Text


10/116 Higher Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. C17 with modifications. Local stone, random rubble up to 1
metre high, then cut, squared and coursed above; Bridgwater patent
triple angle clay tiles, replacing thatch, between coped gables; brick
chimney stacks to ends and centre. 2-storeys, 4-bays. Early C20 front
door, almost central, boarded in heavy frame with timber lintol over;
3-light early C20 timber casements with exposed timber lintols. Rear
extension on South side of mid C19, also with casements with exposed
timber lintols. Rear extension on South side of mid C19, also with
casement windows, having separate entrance door with galvanised wire
lattice porch and ogee sheet metal hood. Inside the floor structure and
roof timbers little altered, also winding stairs with C18 balustrade.

Listing NGR: ST6089121748

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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