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Stone House, Farmbuilding Abutting to West, and Walls Enclosing Forecourt to House, Staplegrove

Description: Stone House, Farmbuilding Abutting to West, and Walls Enclosing Forecourt to House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270673

OS Grid Reference: ST2091727780
OS Grid Coordinates: 320917, 127780
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0439, -3.1294

Location: Staplegrove, Somerset TA2 6SW

Locality: Staplegrove
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 6SW

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Listing Text


5/245 Stone House, farmbuilding
abutting to West, and walls
enclosing forecourt to house


Farmhouse, now dwelling, farmbuilding abutting, walls enclosing garden on South front. Early C19. House: roughcast over
rubble, slate roof, brick stacks gable ends. Double pile 2 storeys, 3 bays, 12-pane sash windows, central entrance.
diagonally boarded door, leaded fanlight, C20 half glazed porch. Abutting to West long range of farmbuilding, red
sandstone random rubble, slate roof. Two 2 storey blocks with entrance to foldyard between, all under one roof, left
barn, right 3 bays of perhaps granary over stable, overlooking garden and linked to house by wall returned around
forecourt on South side, unglazed openings. Wall: pink brick mainly in wall fronting gender, some random rubble, about
1.5 metres high with brick set on end for crenellated coping, curved, swept up on returns to about 2.5 metres East, 3.5
metres West, and returned to house and farmbuilding respectively. Entrance to farm North West corner, 2 centred arch
doorway with double doors. Interior not seen. Forms a good group.

Listing NGR: ST2091727780

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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