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Rocke's, Butleigh

Description: Rocke's

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 267738

OS Grid Reference: ST5187133773
OS Grid Coordinates: 351871, 133773
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1012, -2.6887

Location: 7 Compton Street, Butleigh, Somerset BA6 8SR

Locality: Butleigh
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 8SR

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Listing Text


11/33 Rocke's
(Previously listed as Lower Rocks
Farmhouse and contiguous



House. C17 wing at right-angles to rear with a pierced pennant dated:- "1673", and a fireback dated:- "1615"; range to
road frontage added early C19. Coursed and squared lias rubble, slate and double Roman tile roofs, brick stacks, 2
paired and set diagonally, coped verges. L-plan. Symmetrical road frontage of 2 storeys, 3 bays, 12-pane sash windows
to first floor, 16-pane sash windows to ground floor; central door opening, 6-panelled door, 2 top panels glazed, later
tile hood on posts. Two storey and attic wing to rear, irregular fenestration, one, 2 and 3-light wooden-mullioned
windows under stopped labels, one in a shallow projection. Similar fenestration to right return. Interior of early wing
with back to back fireplaces; moulded and stopped door surround; winder staircase. (VAG Report, Unpublished S.R.O.,
October, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST5187133773

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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