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Stone Farmhouse, Ash

Description: Stone Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263414

OS Grid Reference: ST4789820395
OS Grid Coordinates: 347898, 120395
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9806, -2.7435

Location: 2 Burrough Street, Ash, Somerset TA12 6NS

Locality: Ash
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA12 6NS

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Listing Text

Stone Farmhouse, Main Street.


Stone Farmhouse, Main Street.

ST4720 ASH CP MAIN STREET (South side)

11/29 Stone farmhouse


- II

Detached farmhouse. C17, extended C18. Ham stone ashlar; triple-roll clay tiled roof between coped gables; brick
chimney stacks. 'T'-plan: 2 storeys; 4-bays, of which the east bay 1, may be later. Plinth, eaves course:
hollow-chamfer mullioned windows, 3-light above and lower bay 4; 4-light lower bay 1 and between lower bays 2 and 3;
continous string bays 2 to 4, stepped up over chamfered cambered-arched doorway to bay 3, which has a C20 boarded
door: added window left of lower bay 2 to what was former gable staircase: Sun Insurance fire plaque between upper bays
2 and 3 (affixed Christmas Eve 1749, according to owner). Interior not seen, but reported is a cross-passage plan, deep
chamfer beams with step and runout stops; central room has a 4-panel ceiling, cambered arched fireplace with side stone
doorway; rear extension has wide fireplace and signs of curing chamber; roof trusses not examined. (VAG Report, SRO
Unpublished March 1981).

Listing NGR: ST4789820395

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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