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New Manor Farm House, and Front Boundary Wall, High Ham

Description: New Manor Farm House, and Front Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263112

OS Grid Reference: ST4293029380
OS Grid Coordinates: 342930, 129380
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0609, -2.8157

Location: Sam's Cross, High Ham, Somerset TA10 9DL

Locality: High Ham
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9DL

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Listing Text

5/48 New Manor Farm House, and front
boundary wall

Detached house. Dated 1877. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof between stepped
coped gables; stone end chimney stacks. In a C15 style with French details. Two storeys with attic, 5 bays. Hollow
chamfer mullioned windows of 3 lights under square labels with foliated stops to all but bay 3 both levels; to bay 3 a
pointed segmental-arched moulded doorway under square label with foliated spandrils; above timberwork and plaster
panelled oriel window with French style hipped turret roof - matched by a similar turret at rear:- dormer windows with
slated roofs and ornamental tiled cheeks to all but centre bay. On north gable a matching single-storey extension with
less elaborate doorway to left and matching window to right, with dormer above: further outbuilding northwards with
pantiled roof, having datestone set in a blocked window opening. Interior not seen. Two metres from house, with return
at north end, a random coursed lias stone wall with Ham stone coping surmounted by cast iron twist rails with twist
standards having ball finials; central matching gate with Ham stone panelled piers having gabletted tops, all adding to
setting of house.

Listing NGR: ST4293029380

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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