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Fly Boat Farmhouse, Pitminster

Description: Fly Boat Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271073

OS Grid Reference: ST2245719263
OS Grid Coordinates: 322457, 119263
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9676, -3.1057

Location: Pitminster, Somerset TA3 7BA

Locality: Pitminster
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 7BA

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Listing Text

Fly Boat Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Evolution unclear without internal inspection, possibly C17 enlarged Cl8.
Roughcast right, colour washed squared and coursed stone left, slobbered rubble left
return, thatched roof right with ridge swept up over end 2 bays,brick stack right gable
end, independently roofed higher, half hipped double Roman tiled roof left, C18 brick
stacks right gable end, set in from end left and C20 stack rising from eaves between
second and third bays left. Plan: not clear, possibly 3-cell and cross passage
farmhouse partly rebuilt and enlarged with loft over store at left end. Two,and one and
a half storeys, 3:3 bays; left hand block 3-light casements first floor, ground floor
C20 window left, 2 and 3-light casements and entrance in corner, C20 porch, fielded
panelled door; right hand block set back slightly with break in wall making end bay with
eaves line raised, left 3-light casement below eaves, centre 2-light set in roof space,
right eaves raised up with 3-light window rising from eaves level, ground floor 3 and
two 2-light casements,lean-to addition right.

Listing NGR: ST2245719263

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Source: English Heritage

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