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Abrahams Farmhouse, and Front Boundary Railings, Whitelackington

Description: Abrahams Farmhouse, and Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 264039

OS Grid Reference: ST3794115731
OS Grid Coordinates: 337941, 115731
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9377, -2.8846

Location: Back Lane, Whitelackington, Somerset TA19 9EF

Locality: Whitelackington
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA19 9EF

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Listing Text


7/145 Abrahams Farmhouse, and front
boundary railings

Detached farahouse. Probably C18. Ham stone, mostly coursed rubble, but with cut and squared work under eaves
suggesting raising of roof; thatched roof between coped gables; brick and chimney stacks. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys, 6-bays
irregular fenestration. Horizontal-bar casement windows of 2-lights, with a pair of windows lower bay 2; the windows to
bays 1,5 and 6 heightened and set under segmental arches, with part of another arch to left of bay 2; the window to
upper bay 4 is a square C18 single-light rectangular leaded unit; below to left of bay 4 a C18 door in heavy frame,
with timber hood on wrot- iron bracket. East gable has tiff doorway in new opening, with lean-to at rear; to south-west
corner an extension with gableted rear coping finial. Interior not seen. About 3 metres north of house the boundary
railings, cast -iron horizontal bars with cast uprights and circular corner columns and gateposts, with matching gate
opposite doorway, adding to the setting of the house.

Listing NGR: ST3794115731

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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