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West Town Farmhouse, Baltonsborough

Description: West Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 267497

OS Grid Reference: ST5389835514
OS Grid Coordinates: 353898, 135514
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1171, -2.6600

Location: Martin Street, Baltonsborough, Somerset BA6 8QX

Locality: Baltonsborough
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 8QX

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Listing Text


6/25 West Town Farmhouse



Farmhouse. Dated 1699. Coursed and squared rubble, slate roof, ashlar stacks, weather-cock with fretwork inscription
"IG 1722" is fixed to east gable. Three unit and cross passage plan with a later wing at right angles to rear. Two
storeys and attic, 4 bays, 3-light ovolo moulded stone mllioned windows to first floor under wooden lintols, 2 sash
window with glazing bars under wooden lintols to ground floor; 2 moulded 2-light staircase windows. Two door openings,
to left divided plank door with a glazed panel, to right a glazed door. Some chamfered and stopped ceiling beams;
fireplace with a broad chamfered wooden bressumer. Roof with tie beam trusses. Inscribed stone plaque on chimney ¨ICLG
1699'. (SSAVBRG report, unpublished SRO, October 1982).

Listing NGR: ST5389835514

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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