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Queens Barton Yarn Barton, South Petherton

Description: Queens Barton Yarn Barton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 October 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 264252

OS Grid Reference: ST4348216686
OS Grid Coordinates: 343482, 116686
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9468, -2.8059

Location: 9 South Street, South Petherton, Somerset TA13 5AD

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

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Listing Text

No 7
(Yarn Barton) and No 9
(Queens Barton)


Detached house now subdivided. Possibly C17, remodelled in C18 and C19 and extended early in C20. Ham stone ashlar;
Welsh slate roofs between stepped coped gables to steep pitch; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 6 bays.
0volo-mould mullioned windows in wave-mould recesses, fitted with horizontal-bar lights having 4-centre-arced heads;
3-light, to upper bays 1, 2, 3 and 5, and lower bays 1, 3 and 5, 2-light mullioned and transomed to upper bay 4 and a
singlelight below a 2-light to bay 6; labels shared across bays 1 to 3 both levels, across upper bays 4 and 5 and lower
bays 5 and 6: to lower bay 2 an ovolo-mould flat-arched doorway with deep recess, fielded panel reveals to C19 door. In
north gable are three 4-pane sash windows with simple architraves, and in south gable a moulded single-light under
label to attic, and a 2-light and a 3-light to first floor sharing a label, below being a flat-roofed bow-fronted
extension with a 2-light casement and plain door to east. Interior not seen, but reported is a through-passage plan 2
rooms deep, with rear extension originally single-storey, now raised: front rooms have fielded panelling, window
shutters. 9 stone fireplace of C17 or C18, and collar truss roof; some blocked windows in north wall now masked by no 5
j,', which is dated 1741). (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1978).

Listing NGR: ST4348216686

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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