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Horse Engine House About 50 Metres North North West of Townsend Farmhouse, Carhampton

Description: Horse Engine House About 50 Metres North North West of Townsend Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265306

OS Grid Reference: ST0042842888
OS Grid Coordinates: 300428, 142888
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1765, -3.4258

Location: Main Road, Carhampton, Somerset TA24 6NQ

Locality: Carhampton
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6NQ

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Listing Text


15/24 Horse engine house about 50
metres north north west of
Townsend Farmhouse
(formerly listed as 'Roundhouse')


Horse engine house, now disused. Late C18-early C19. Local stone randon rubble, pyramid thatched roof with slates above
eaves level on west front. Plan: roughly oval, entrance on north front. Lit by 3-bay loggia on west front, lower
courses filled in. Beam for engine still in situ. In poor condition at time of survey (May 1984).

Listing NGR: ST0042842888

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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