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Cushuish Farmhouse, Cothelstone

Description: Cushuish Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270307

OS Grid Reference: ST1977030504
OS Grid Coordinates: 319770, 130504
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0682, -3.1464

Location: Cothelstone, Somerset TA2 8AP

Locality: Cothelstone
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 8AP

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Listing Text


3/96 Cushuish Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, renovated mid C19. Rough-cast over cob and random rubble, slate roof hipped to left,
gabled right, sprockets projecting below eaves, large external stack rear elevation, with bread oven projection, small
stack projecting left return elevation. "L"-plan, facade facing South wing return on North-west set into hillside with
independently roofed addition in angle to North-east. Facade, 2-storeys, 3 bays with full height projection on
South-east side, C19 3-light casements with 2-light above centrally placed gabled porch, projection with 3-light
casement inserted and small glazed opening to right. Interior: front room right has large chamber to right of blocked
fireplace, inserted ceiling with smoke blacking above, partially cob lined, blocked flue. Circular bacon curing chamber
to left, now entered from present day kitchen to North which has blocked bread oven. Chamfered beams in two central
rooms, on East front with cider house at North end, containing late C19 machinery.(VAG Report, unpublished SRO, March

Listing NGR: ST1977030504

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Source: English Heritage

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