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Poplar Farmhouse, Marksbury

Description: Poplar Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 32720

OS Grid Reference: ST6786563032
OS Grid Coordinates: 367865, 163032
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3654, -2.4630

Location: Marksbury, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 9HT

Locality: Marksbury
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 9HT

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Listing Text


2/27 Poplar Farmhouse


House. Late C17 origins, major early C19 extension. Ashlar front, remainder
rubble with freestone dressings, double range mansard slate roofs with raised
coped verges. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows, tripartite sash windows to each
side, central 6-panel door, architrave, flat hood on brackets, plat band, central
sash, cornice, parapet, pair of hipped dormers each with two 4-pane casements to
left, lower earlier gabled wing is visible, showing at first floor two 3-light
ovolo-moulded mullion casements, one blocked. Rear, main block has 3-light flat
mullion casements to left, to right a sash above and a 6-pane casement below,
centre stair-lighting sash, ground floor behind a pantile and transparent
corrugated plastic pentice on 4 Tuscan columns which sweeps round onto gable end
lean-to; earlier lower hipped wing has 2 storeys, 2 windows first floor retains
2-light edge-moulded mullion casements, one blocked, to right is flight of stairs
to door. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST6786563032

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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