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Barn, Wall on North Front Linking to Dutch Garden, Wall on South Front Continued for About 100 Metre, Cheddon Fitzpaine

Description: Barn, Wall on North Front Linking to Dutch Garden, Wall on South Front Continued for About 100 Metre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270560

OS Grid Reference: ST2426528676
OS Grid Coordinates: 324265, 128676
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0524, -3.0819

Location: Hestercombe Road, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Somerset TA2 8LQ

Locality: Cheddon Fitzpaine
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 8LQ

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Listing Text

Barn, Wall on North Front linking
to Dutch Garden, wall on South
front continued for about 100


Barn and walls, Mid C19 barn, outshot added and abutting walls 1904-9, altered East front late C20. Early C20 work by
Edwin Lutyens. Local slate ragstone random rubble, coursed on outshot and walls, latter with flat stone coping,
pantiled roof. Plan: wall to North with gateway linking Dutch garden (qv) with barn, latter with outshot on West front
for gardeners shed, abutting curved wall to South, swept down after about 100 metres including gateway and door. North
wall depressed segmental headed opening wall about 7 metres high, cambered wooden lintol, studded double doors.
catslide roof over outshot of barn, with ventilation slits on garden front, other eievations much altered but not
visible from gardens of Hestercombe House (qv). Coeval Southern wall with semi-circular headed doorway with voussoirs
wooden lattice work headed door similar to those in Dutch garden. Forms South Eastern boundary of gardens but barn,
property, of Hestercombe Farmhouse, not included.

Listing NGR: ST2426528676

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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