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Reed's Court Farmhouse, Lydeard St Lawrence

Description: Reed's Court Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270387

OS Grid Reference: ST1291532592
OS Grid Coordinates: 312915, 132592
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0860, -3.2447

Location: Lydeard Down Hill, Lydeard St Lawrence, Somerset TA4 3RX

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

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Listing Text


2/176 Reed's Court Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. C16, enlarged C17, undergoing major repairs at time of survey (May 1983). Red sandstone random rubble
partially rendered, pantile roof, stone stacks left and right gable ends and to left of cross passage. 3 cell and cross
passage plan facing South, staircase turret at rear containing straight flight of stairs, addition at North West
corner. 2-storeys, window openings undergoing restoration at time of survey, 4 on first floor, groundfloor one to right
of cross passage entrance, 3 in centre and one lighting smoke bay to left of inserted entrance. Interior: West end room
contains chamfered bressumer across smoke bay at West end, chamfered beams with stops, centre room 6 panel moulded
compartment ceiling, with moulded sub quartering and moulded rafters. Bedroom first floor South end contains fireplace
recess painted with coloured geometric designs. Jointed cruck roof. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO,June 1981).

Listing NGR: ST1291532592

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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