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Tuck's Farmhouse, Ashbrittle

Description: Tuck's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270083

OS Grid Reference: ST0556122891
OS Grid Coordinates: 305561, 122891
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9976, -3.3471

Location: Ashbrittle, Somerset TA21 0HS

Locality: Ashbrittle
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 0HS

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Listing Text


6/8 Tuck's Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse, now barn, in advanced state of dereliction. Late C16, with addition,
probably C17. Rendered cob, steeply pitched corrugated iron roof, stone stack to
right. Plan: open hall house; cross passage, kitchen to right with bacon chamber
projecting on East end gable, fireplace on right-hand wall of cross passage with
3-bay hall open to ceiling, barn addition at West end, outshut at rear. 2
storeys, 2 first floor window openings, one ground floor to right of entrance,
all much decayed, plank door. Entrance to barn to right. Interior: area to right
of cross passage not accessable because of collapsed roof, evidence of plank and
muntin screen. Hall: 3 pairs of jointed crucks, reputedly with evidence of smoke
blackening, now partially collapsed. Roof supported by The Hand of God. (VAG
Report, unpublished SRO, February 1973).

Listing NGR: ST0556122891

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Source: English Heritage

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