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Mill Farmhouse, Flax Bourton

Description: Mill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 33485

OS Grid Reference: ST5115369896
OS Grid Coordinates: 351153, 169896
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4260, -2.7039

Location: B3129, Flax Bourton, North Somerset BS48 1NG

Locality: Flax Bourton
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS48 1NG

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Listing Text

ST 56 NW FLAX BOURTON STATION ROAD (south-east side)

7/88 Mill Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse and mill house. Probably late mediaeval; remodelled late C16/early
C17 and C19. Rubble; pantile roof; rubble stacks. 2 storeys. 5 bays with
2- and 3-light C19 and C20 casement windows. Off-centre gabled, projecting wing
of 2 storeys. Plank door to right in single storey, C20 lean to. Projecting
rear stair tower. Interior. Kitchen: fireplace with chamfered lintel.
Parlour: stop-chamfered beams; large ashlar fire surround with double ogee
moulded left jamb, chamfered lintel and coved and moulded mantelshelf. Winder
stair; the door at the foot of the stairs has a chamfered surround with a
4-centred head. A similar doorway enters the first floor room of the projecting
wing; ashlar fire surround, chamfered with a 4-centred head; the rear of the
fireplace retains 2 fragments of black painted decoration as three, veined leaves
bunched together. Roof: over the parlour chamber is a collar-beam truss, with
evidence of removed arch-braces.

Listing NGR: ST5115369896

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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