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South Harp Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9335 / 50°56'0"N

Longitude: -2.7908 / 2°47'27"W

OS Eastings: 344522

OS Northings: 115196

OS Grid: ST445151

Mapcode National: GBR MG.PGRM

Mapcode Global: FRA 561M.VZH

Entry Name: South Harp Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264200

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

SOUTH PETHERTON CP
ST41NW
LOWER STRATTON
2/116 South Harp Farmhouse

19.4.61

GV II

Detached farmhouse. Possibly C16 origins, but modified. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; thatched roof with
coped gables; one ashlar slab and 2 brick chimney stacks. 'U'-plan; 2 storeys, 4 bays. Below, hollow- chamfer mullioned
windows in chamfered recesses, with labels, internal vertical iron bars and iron-framed opening lights, of 4 lights
bays 1 and 2 and 5 lights bay 4; above are C20 timber casements: to bay 3 a 6-flush-panel door with C19 brick and
ashlar porch having thatched roof behind coped gable with obelisk finial and segmental-arched doorway with pair C20
glazed doors; set on the gable a fire insurance plaque featuring Britannia and worded "West of England/Exeter
(Company)'. C20 window in west gable, with clay tiled single-storey range extending from rear: east end has a 2-storey
extension northwards, with the roof ridge set slightly higher than main roof, with a C20 casement window and also signs
of 2 blocked openings and 2 stones from a pointed archway: the north gable of this extension is in Flemish bond
brickwork with ash1ar quoins. Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST4452215196

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