Description: Glebe Farmhouse
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270554
OS Grid Reference: ST2437727790
OS Grid Coordinates: 324377, 127790
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0445, -3.0801
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ST22NW CHEDDON FITZPAINE CP
CHEDDON FITZPAINE VILLAGE
5/45 Glebe Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C16. altered C17-C18 and early C19. Roughcast over cob facade and left gable end, partly enlarged in random
rubble visible on rear elevation and on service wing with brick dressings, slate roof, plain tile lower independently
roofed wing, brick stacks rising from below gable ends (height of earlier cob farmhouse core) and centre of service
wing. Plan: set gable end onto road, 2 cell with wide through passage, lateral corridor, enlarged outshot and service
wing right. Two storeys, 3:2 bays; early C19 3-light leaded iron casements in farmhouse left, later C19 3-light
casement right under brick relieving arch, other window opening bricked up, 3 and 4-light C19 and C20 casements ground
floor, entrance between first and second bays left, 6-panelled door. Small unglazed 2-light stair light discovered
ground floor left when plaster removed and during renewal, plastered over. Long rear elevation backing on to road,
unlit except outshot, first floor two early C19 3-light leaded iron casements under segmental relieving arches, ground
floor one 5-light casement, modified, under flat lintol left of plank door. Interior not seen. The evolution of this
cob farmhouse shares similarities with that of Rowford House (qv). (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, June 1977).
Listing NGR: ST2437727790
Source: English Heritage
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