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Combe Mill Farmhouse, West Monkton

Description: Combe Mill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270735

OS Grid Reference: ST2703429015
OS Grid Coordinates: 327034, 129015
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0558, -3.0424

Location: West Monkton, Somerset TA2 8RB

Locality: West Monkton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 8RB

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Listing Text


Combe Mill Farmhouse


Mill and millhouse, now dwelling. Late C16-early C17, altered C18 and mid C20. Red sandstone random rubble, clay tile
darn block half hipped to right, pantiled crosswing right, brick stacks gable ends and to left of cross passage between
dwelling and mill. Plan: 2 cell and cross passage with cross passage right dividing mill house from mill building with
abutting lower crosswing, perhaps a bakery. Two and one and a half storeys, 4 bay main block, 2 and 3-light C20
casements, ground floor 3-light casements between plank doors, crosswing bread oven projects gable end, one gabled
dormer rising below eaves, ground floor window to right of entrance. Pantiled wings at rear Interior: partially
sighted: remains of machinery insitu in mill end bay right of main block, overshot water wheel removed but course of
leat evident. Chamfered beams with enriched stops. It would appear that a bakery was attached to the mill. The whole
forms a picturesque group.

Listing NGR: ST2703429015

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Source: English Heritage

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