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Poplar Farmhouse, Stoke St Gregory

Description: Poplar Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271227

OS Grid Reference: ST3359726804
OS Grid Coordinates: 333597, 126804
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0367, -2.9484

Location: Stoke St Gregory, Somerset TA3 6HX

Locality: Stoke St Gregory
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 6HX

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Listing Text


3/59 Poplar Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C16-early C17, inner room subsequently demolished, restored late C20. Roughcast over rubble and cob,
thatched roof on facade, slate at rear, double Roman tiled wing, brick stack left gable end with bread oven projection,
stone stack to right of cross passage. L-plan, 2-cell and cross passage remains of 3-cell and cross passage house. One
and a half storeys, 2 bays, roof continued as catslide over projection end bay left on facade, C20 wooden casements,
central door, 6 raised and fielded panels with 2 inserted lights, thatched hooded porch. Interior not seen, said to
contain early type of bacon curing chamber in the projection on facade, bressumer beam to fireplace, chamfered lateral
beams in both rooms, flat peaked doorframe to rear entrance of through passage; and 2 pairs of clean jointed cruck
trusses over room to right of through passage, formerly the hall. (VAG Report unpublished SRO, May 1974).

Listing NGR: ST3359726804

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Source: English Heritage

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