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Greystones

A Grade II Listed Building in Babcary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0572 / 51°3'25"N

Longitude: -2.6262 / 2°37'34"W

OS Eastings: 356209

OS Northings: 128832

OS Grid: ST562288

Mapcode National: GBR MP.FNGV

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DB.6Q3

Entry Name: Greystones

Listing Date: 6 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056553

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263333

Location: Babcary, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Babcary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

BABCARY CP CHURCH STREET (West side)
ST52NE
3/14
- Greystones
- II
Detached cottage. Very early C19. Local grey lias stone cut and squared; triple roll clay tile roof between stepped
coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Original small horizontal bar casement windows in very
heavy frames. 3-light below and 2-light above, lower windows have voussoired slightly segmental arched heads; central
door in plain opening with margined toplight and reeded surrounds to lower panels: extensions to both sides. Inside.
original staircase and layout survives, with one C20 rear extension to living room: wide fireplace with ovens and
cheeks of single Keinton stone slabs, some boarded doors, but one apparently C18 panelled door, presumably reused: some
stone flag floors, and a timber framed partition: original roof frame, for thatch, simple, untrussed, survives under
present roof. An extension to north gable appears to incorporate earlier work. First known transfer of property
1812.


Listing NGR: ST5620928832

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