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Puddlebridge Farmhouse, Horton

Description: Puddlebridge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 263955

OS Grid Reference: ST3286214919
OS Grid Coordinates: 332862, 114919
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9298, -2.9567

Location: Horton, Somerset TA19 9RL

Locality: Horton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA19 9RL

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Listing Text


4/59 Puddlebridge Farmhouse
(formerly listed under Civil
Parish of Ilminster Without as
House at Puddlebridge 60 yards
East of Ford)

- II

Detached farmhouse. Dated 1725. Large Ham stones cut and squared, ashlar dressings, north gable rebuilt in red
brickwork of 2 periods; thatched roof with coped west gable, hipped on corner and plain overhang to north gable; brick
chimney stacks. L-plan; 2 storeys, 4 bays of which bay 1 is the projecting wing. Plinth; hollow-chamfered mullioned
windows in chamfered recesses, all 3-light except that to upper bay 2 which is 2-light, the lower windows with labels;
bay 1 has 3-light horizontal bar casement windows in gable and in lower portion of the west return: lower bay 3 has a
5-panel door in heavy frame under timber lintol, the top panel glazed. C20 windows with 1725 date plaque above in west
gable; lean-to extension at rear. Interior not seen, but reported are chamfered beams with several types of end-stop; a
large kitchen fireplace with attached brick-lined oven; staircase of dog-leg pattern with shaped handrail and turned
balusters; tie-beam roof trusses:- it is suggested that the north wing and the staircase are later C18 work. (SSAVBRG
Report, unpublished SRO, May 1982).

Listing NGR: ST3286214919

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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