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Watergore Farmhouse and Attached Barn, South Petherton

Description: Watergore Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 264206

OS Grid Reference: ST4319415891
OS Grid Coordinates: 343194, 115891
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9397, -2.8098

Locality: South Petherton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA13 5JQ

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Listing Text


2/122 Watergore Farmhouse and attached



Detached farmhouse. C17 origins, modified. Ham stone near-ashlar; triple-roll clay tiled roof with plain gables; brick
end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 2 bays. Below, 3-light hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in chamfered recesses with
labels; above 3-light C20 casements: between bays a wide boarded door with toplight cut in, protected by late C20
ashlar porch with plain chamfered opening in coped gable with finial, having plain clay tiled roof. Against west gable
a 2-storey farm building to match, stright-jointed but of similar period; above an oculus or pitching eye, and below a
stable door flanked by 2 C20 windows under concrete lintels: against east gable a single-storey extension, a late C20
modification of a previous building, all to match, having a 3-light chamfer-mullioned window with label and a stable
door. Interior not seen, but previous list mentions deep chamfered beams with runout stops and exposed plates; wide
kitchen fireplace with chamfered arched beam and stone jambs, also a chamfered stone parlour fireplace.

Listing NGR: ST4319415891

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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