Description: Jews Farmhouse
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270206
OS Grid Reference: ST0606729718
OS Grid Coordinates: 306067, 129718
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0591, -3.3417
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3/131 Jews Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C18, incorporating earlier work, with C19 alterations. Cob with
rendered rubble, slate hung facade, remains of quoin strips visible on left
return elevation where there is external stepped stack, Welsh slate roof hipped
to right. 2 storeys over basement, 3 bays; C20, 2 light casements, 3 light in
outer bays ground floor, with single light windows flanking central entrance.
C18 glazed Tuscan porch, fanlight, approached by steps with curved dwarf wall,
rendered. Extension at rear. Farm takes its name from an early owner, John le
Jeu or Jewe, died 1415. (Evelyn Hardy, The Somerset Countryman, vol. XIII,
Listing NGR: ST0606729718
Source: English Heritage
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