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Combe Farmhouse, Compton Martin

Description: Combe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 32976

OS Grid Reference: ST5425357045
OS Grid Coordinates: 354253, 157045
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3107, -2.6577

Location: 2 The Coombe, Compton Martin, Bath and North East Somerset BS40 6JD

Locality: Compton Martin
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS40 6JD

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Listing Text


5/81 Combe Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 with C19 and C20 alterations. Rubble, pebble-dashed, double
Roman tiled roof with crestings and brick gable stacks, some pantiles. Cross
passage, T-plan formed by rear staircase tower. 2 storeys and 3 windows, ground
floor has 4-light casement right and left with timber lintel, ovolo mullions and
C19 lights, 2nd from right a similar 2-light casement, 2nd from left steep gabled
C19 porch with bargeboards and finial, heavy plank and batten door with studs and
strap hinges, moulded frame, pointed arched side lights; first floor has 3-light
casements with timber lintels, some ovolo mullions remaining, rest C19 lights.
Left return has 2-light casement at ground floor right as on front and single
storey lean-to; right return has C19 1½ storey wing with 3-light casement at
ground floor and small 2-light casement at first floor, small single attic light.
Rear has single storey pantiled lean-to, glazed with C20 door, enclosing rear
passage door and earlier rubble lean-to to right; 2-storey stair tower has
3-light casement with ovolo mullions and timber lintel at first and 2nd floor,
smaller at 2nd floor. Interior: door to front right room has carved panel over
lintel with scroll-work, moulded beams in front right room; stair in tower
divides to right and left at half-landing. Rest of interior not accessible.

Listing NGR: ST5425357045

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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