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Stoford Fair House, Barwick

Description: Stoford Fair House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263572

OS Grid Reference: ST5620713133
OS Grid Coordinates: 356207, 113133
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9160, -2.6243

Location: Fairhouse Road, Barwick, Somerset BA22 9TL

Locality: Barwick
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9TL

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Listing Text


5/14 Stoford Fair House


- II

Cottage. Probably C16 with C19 refronting. Red brick in an irregular version of English Garden wall bond over rubble
plinth with Ham stone dressings (local stone to sides and part rear); thatched roof; brick end and central stacks.
2-storeys, 4-bays. Entrance door to bay 2 with very deep stone lintel over; 3-light chamfer mullioned windows to
ground floor, 3-light timber casements above. Stone garage extension to South side, with double Roman clay tiled roof,
probably C19. On North gable substantial stepped rubble chimney breast. Internally on North wall partly blocked
fireplace, chamfered sides, massive stone lintel over; deep chamfered arched beam in same room with chamfer stops;
several old doors. Evidence of both external quoins and variations in internal walling suggests that roof has been
raised by about 0.6 metre, possibly in C19 with the refronting.

Listing NGR: ST5620713133

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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