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The Knapp, Selworthy

Description: The Knapp

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265541

OS Grid Reference: SS9314245503
OS Grid Coordinates: 293142, 145503
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1987, -3.5308

Location: Eight Acre Lane, Selworthy, Somerset TA24 8SU

Locality: Selworthy
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 8SU

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Listing Text


4/127 The Knapp
(formerly listed as Hooper's



Farmhouse, now dwelling. C16, enlarged C17, altered and enlarged mid C19. Rendered and roughcast rubble and cob, triple
ridge tile roofs, large lateral stack beside left gable end, on left return and at right gable end. Plan: original
block lying north-south enlarged to east, C19 cross wing added north-east corner. North front: 2 storeys, 1:2:1 bays;
gable fronted outer bays, first floor left 3-light octagonal mullioned window, centre leaded iron casement, small C20
window right, wooden casement right gable end, ground floor left 3-light ovolo moulded mullioned window, 3-light C19
Tudor arch head casement right, semicircular headed door frame, possibly reset, and plank door, 2-light Tudor arch head
window right, also in re-entrant angle. Long left return of 3 bays, possibly originally longer since the walls continue
south. Interior: not seen but said to contain 3 pairs of cruck trusses in west range with very large bay lengths, ovolo
moulded lintel to lateral stack fireplace. (Photograph in NMR; VAG Report, unpublished SRO, February 1980).

Listing NGR: SS9314245503

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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