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Old Burford Farmhouse, Pilton

Description: Old Burford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 267634

OS Grid Reference: ST5897741826
OS Grid Coordinates: 358977, 141826
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1742, -2.5882

Location: Pilton, Somerset BA4 4PB

Locality: Pilton
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 4PB

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Listing Text


4/162 Old Burford Farmhouse


- II

(Incorrectly marked on OS maps Old Burford). Farmhouse. C17, C19 restoration. Coursed and squared rubble, triple Roman
tile roof with a crested ridge, one tall concrete block stack on a projecting gabled rubble base, one octagonal ashlar
stack with a crenellated cap, one square ashlar stack with a moulded cap, coped verges. L-plan, probably the remains of
a larger building. Single storey and attic and 2 storeys, 1;1 bays, that to left under a front-facing gable with a
pierced finial, 2 storey flat roofed canted bay, lead cresting; ovolo moulded stone mullioned window of 5-lights to
each floor, similarly moulded single light window to gable face; single ovolo moulded stone mullionod window on ground
floor to right. Door opening virtually central in a chamfered dressed stone surround, plank door; narrow single light
window set over. Three bay, single storey addition set back to right; C20 casements; central bay under a coped gable
with an obelisk finial; C20 door. Some coeval interior features; cross-beam ceiling to ground floor; fireplace in a
dressed stone surround to first floor. (VAG report, unpublished SRO, no date).

Listing NGR: ST5897741826

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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