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Farleigh Court, Norton St Philip

Description: Farleigh Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 267185

OS Grid Reference: ST8001657486
OS Grid Coordinates: 380016, 157486
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3161, -2.2881

Location: A366, Norton St Philip, Somerset BA2 7RR

Locality: Norton St Philip
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 7RR

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Listing Text


2/238 Farleigh Court
(previously listed as Farleigh


Detached house, former rectory. C17 with C18 extension. Coursed, squared rubble Doulting stone, front elevation; dressed with projecting first floor string course and moulded eaves cornice. Stone slate gabled roofs with copings and
ashlar stone end chimney stacks in 2 stages with moulded caps. C17 building; 2-storey and attic, "L"-plan enlarged in C18 by addition of 2-storey range to front, forming double pile and wing to rear. 5-window front, arranged 2-1-2,
central entrance. 12-pane sash windows in moulded stone frames, 6-panel door with transom light over, set in moulded stone architraves with stone pediment on brackets. C17 building has 2-light stone mullion and transom windows in moulded surrounds. C18 wing; hipped stone slate roofs. Interior said to contain simple plaster cornices and friezes fireplace surrounds from early/mid C18 to Adam period. C17 building reputed to have "A"-frame trusses with curved diagonal windbracing

Listing NGR: ST8001657486

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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