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Lawford Farmhouse, Crowcombe

Description: Lawford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 265113

OS Grid Reference: ST1343136378
OS Grid Coordinates: 313431, 136378
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1201, -3.2383

Location: Crowcombe, Somerset TA4 4AL

Locality: Crowcombe
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 4AL

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Listing Text


15/51 Lawford Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, enlarged C18. Roughcast over cob, thatched roof hipped to right, brick stacks left
gable end and right of entrance, C20 aluminium flue protruding from groundfloor end bay right. Probably 3 cell and
cross passage plan enlarged to "L"-plan. One and a half storeys, 2 bays, dormer windows 3-light C20 wooden casement
windows, groundfloor altered 3-light leaded casement windows flanking partially glazed C20 door with thatched porch on
wooden uprights; raking buttress end bay right. Long 4 bay right return. Interior: flag stone cross passage and rear
passage, remains of square headed plank and muntin screen renewed with C17 panelling to right, hollow chamfered beads,
empty stair bay to right of open fireplace, to left modern grate in fireplace set against cross passage wall, very
shallow chamfered beads, It is quite possible this is an earlier building with a more complex and interesting building
history but only the groundfloor 2 rooms were accessible at tide of survey (July 1983).

Listing NGR: ST1343136378

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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