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Higher Farm House, Yeovilton

Description: Higher Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 262786

OS Grid Reference: ST5444926120
OS Grid Coordinates: 354449, 126120
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0326, -2.6510

Location: Higher Farm Lane, Yeovilton, Somerset BA22 8JE

Locality: Yeovilton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8JE

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Listing Text


Higher Farm House


Farmhouse. C17 with C19 and other modifications. Local lias stone
roughly squared and coursed, occasional Ham stone dresinqs; Welsh slate
roof between coped gables. End chimneys, one ashlar, one stone, also C20
stack in reconstructed stone. 2 storeys, 5 irregularly spaced windows to
first floor. Several patterns of timber casement windows, those below
mostly under flat lintols, some of wood and exposed; those above with
segmental voussoired arches: one window retains part of a reverse
chamfered mullioned window with label over. Lean-to on West side.
Entrance left of Eastern bay, with fly door under massive slightly
arched stone lintol. In lean-to at rear, North, the remains of 2 reverse
chamfer mullioned windows, and an adapted C17 door; in main house deep
chamfered beads and Tudor arched opening, centre room.

Listing NGR: ST5444926120

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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