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Description: Higher House
Date Listed: 17 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 267557
OS Grid Reference: ST5649731616
OS Grid Coordinates: 356497, 131616
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0822, -2.6224
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ST53SE LYDFORD-ON-FOSSE CP HIGH STREET (West side)
10/85 Higher House
Farmhouse, now house. C18, late C18 and early C19 external features, Coursed and squared lias, thatched roof, renewed
C19 brick stacks, coped verges. Asymmetrical T-plan. Two storeys, 3:1 bays, 3-light casements under wooden lintols to
first floor, flush mounted 16-pane sash windows under wooden lintols to ground floor. Door opening in second bay from
left, paired 3-panelled doors, thatched and gabled hood on console brackets. Wing at right-angles to the rear in
conforming style. Inside the ground floor with some wainscot panelling; 2 niche cupboards with shell hoods to left
ground floor room. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, January, 1982).
Listing NGR: ST5649731616
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Source: English Heritage
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