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Chipley Farmhouse, Lydeard St Lawrence

Description: Chipley Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270373

OS Grid Reference: ST1277629624
OS Grid Coordinates: 312776, 129624
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0593, -3.2460

Locality: Lydeard St Lawrence
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3RB

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Listing Text


6/162 Chipley Farmhouse


- II

Incorrectly shown on OS map as Chapel Leigh Farm. Farmhouse, C17. Painted random rubble, slate roof, brick stacks at
gable ends and to left of entrance. Three cell, no cross passage. 2-storeys, long facade, irregular fenestration, first
floor centre two 3-light windows, late C20 pivotal windows to right, 2-light to left; ground floor 2-light to right of
gabled wooden porch, C17 ovolo moulded 3-light mullioned windows to left, mid C20 lean-to addition beyond. Interior:
room at North end contains open fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel, spiral steps to left, moulded transverse beams
(one nearest fireplace not moulded on that face) with central floral plasterwork panel. Centre room said to contain
remains of 4-panelled compartment ceiling. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, February 1982).

Listing NGR: ST1277629624

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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