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Wootton Hill Farmhouse, Butleigh

Description: Wootton Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 267741

OS Grid Reference: ST5086734908
OS Grid Coordinates: 350867, 134908
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1114, -2.7032

Location: Wooton Hill, Butleigh, Somerset BA6 8TU

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

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Listing Text


9/36 Wootton Hill Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. C16, much C19 and some C20 alteration. Coursed and squared rubble, freestone dressings including quoins,
slate roof, coped verges, brick stacks. E-shaped frontage at right-angles to road; cross passage plan; 2 storeys,
1:1:1:2:1 bays, predominantly 3-light casements; French windows to left of ground floor, C20 casement to right of
ground floor; two 3-light moulded stone-mullioned windows to ground floor; outer bays in projecting wings with front
facing gables; third bay from left in projecting stair-turret, again front facing gable, cruciform finial, large
freestone tablet with an eagle in relief, small leaded casement in a chamfered and dressed stone surround. Door opening
to fourth bay from left, chamfered dressed stone surround with a 4-centred head, studded plank door. Interior with a
moulded cross-beamed ceiling; some deeply chamfered ceiling beams; fire-place with a broad wooden bressumer, dressed
jambs; large C18 fitted cupboard with 2 tiers of doors.

Listing NGR: ST5086734908

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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