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Knapp Farmhouse, North Curry

Description: Knapp Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270838

OS Grid Reference: ST2985325498
OS Grid Coordinates: 329853, 125498
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0246, -3.0015

Location: North Curry, Somerset TA3 6AZ

Locality: North Curry
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 6AZ

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Listing Text


1/54 Knapp Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse now dwelling. Late medieval in origin, altered C16, partly demolished subsequently, extensively restored late
C20. Roughcast over rubble, double Roman tile roof, brick stack right and to left of entrance. 2 cell and cross passage
remains of 3 cell and cross passage house. Two storeys, 3 bays; all C20 casements, irregular fenestration, central
single storey porch, clay tiled roof with window opening and plank door. Interior not seen, said to contain to the left
of the cross passage 6-panel steeply chamfered compartment ceiling with double ogee moulded lintel to fireplace and
similar moulding to elliptical headed stone doorway, right stud and panel screen with entrance resited, 9-panel
compartment ceiling partly cut by inserted stairs, moulded lintel to fireplace with moulded shelf above. A surprising
wealth of period detail behind a C20 facade. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, undated).

Listing NGR: ST2985325498

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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