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Old Welton Farmhouse, Midsomer Norton

Description: Old Welton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 31962

OS Grid Reference: ST6695455001
OS Grid Coordinates: 366954, 155001
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2932, -2.4753

Location: Wellow Brook Court, Norton-Radstock, Bath and North East Somerset BA3 2TL

Locality: Midsomer Norton
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 2TL

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Listing Text

In the entry for :
4/13 No 29

the address shall be amended to read:
Old Welton Farmhouse


No 29
ST 65 NE 1/13
ST 6654 4/13

In 2 parts, early C18 and late C18. Considerable alterations and additions.
Limestone rubble, coursed. Modern pantile roof with 3 brick chimneys. Ashlar
quoins. Plinth. Coved eaved cornice. North front 2 storeys, 1 window on
each floor, formerly glazing bar sashes, moulded architraves with pulvinated
frieze and moulded flat cornice over. Studded door to right with moulded jambs
and lintel, and segmental stone hood on cut stone brackets.
Catslide extension to right of door with one original architrave window to
return and later windows to front of gabled stair turret (this has a 2 light
mullion window with ovolo mouldings to west).
Garden front 3 storeys. Two windows on each floor, 2 light windows with square
mullions, edge-roll type, and moulded architraves on ground and 1st floors;
large openings. Two light ovolo mullion windows to second floor,lacking mullion
to left. Fine stone shell hood doorway to right - ovolo jambs hood on acanthus
leaf enriched folded scroll brackets. Studded door. Straight joint to left.
Lower 2 storey extension to south-east with one range of 2 light mullion windows
(edge-roll type) to right of centre and blocked doorway to right. To rear,
this wing has on 1st floor a 2 and 3 light window and on ground floor below
a 3 light window, also a 2 -light similar window next to doorway with chamfered
Interior: Ground floor south-west room has bolection moulded corner fireplace
on both ground and 1st floors (1830s grate 1st floor). Some panelling in eastern

Listing NGR: ST6695455001

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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