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Pondhayes Farmhouse, Dinnington

Description: Pondhayes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 264099

OS Grid Reference: ST4023612636
OS Grid Coordinates: 340236, 112636
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9101, -2.8514

Location: Coombe Road, Dinnington, Somerset TA17 8SU

Locality: Dinnington
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA17 8SU

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Listing Text

ST41SW Pondhayes Farmhouse


4.2.58 II

Detached farmhouse. c1800, possibly incorporating earlier work. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; thatched
roof with coped south gable, plain north gable; one ashlar slab and 2 brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 6 bays.
Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows with labels, of 3 lights to lower bays 1, 3, 4 and 5, and above are 3-light
casements, those to bays 2 and 5 rectangular-leaded; to lower bay 6 a C20 casement; to bays 2 and 4 segmental-arched
doorways with labels having 6-panelled doors in recesses. Top of south gable rendered; outshut to rear. Interior not
seen, but reported is a plan form suggesting this was formerly two properties, each with wide fireplace in north gable
and possibly with side ovens; in north end upper room an unglazed internally shuttered window, with others having been
on ground floor within living memory; roof frame of c1800. In 1819 this was the largest farm in the parish, but it had
been supplanted by 1851. (VAG Report, SRO unpublished, 1973; VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4023612636

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Source: English Heritage

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