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Luckesses Farmhouse, Exford

Description: Luckesses Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 265418

OS Grid Reference: SS8442138978
OS Grid Coordinates: 284421, 138978
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1384, -3.6534

Location: Mill Lane, Exford, Somerset TA24 7QF

Locality: Exford
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 7QF

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Listing Text



12/5 Luckesses Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse and stables. Cl6, alterations dated 1639, extended late C19. Roughcast over rubble, slate roofs, higher
independently hipped roof left, large central roughcast stack at junction of change in roof levels. Plan: thought to be
3-cell enlarged, partly rebuilt and possibly a longhouse. Two storeys, long 5-bay facade, mainly C20 casements, left
window below eaves, wall breaks forward for one bay with 3-light leaded iron casement with wooden boarding below eaves,
C20 caseaent end bay right, ground floor right unlit with very shallow buttresses or batter to wall, two 3-light
windows left, studded plank door reached by 2 steps, 3-light left and in recessed end bay half-glazed many paned door,
3 steps. Said to have datestone '1639 June 14' on rear wall. Abutting left at right angles C19 3-bay stable block with
loft over. Interior not seen. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, July 1979).

Listing NGR: SS8442138978

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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