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Tellis Farmhouse, with Boundary Walls Enclosing Front Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in East Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9087 / 50°54'31"N

Longitude: -2.6548 / 2°39'17"W

OS Eastings: 354056

OS Northings: 112336

OS Grid: ST540123

Mapcode National: GBR MN.R16X

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BP.TT2

Entry Name: Tellis Farmhouse, with Boundary Walls Enclosing Front Garden

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057181

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263671

Location: East Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: East Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/113 Tellis Farmhouse, with boundary
walls enclosing front garden
(Tellis Farmhouse formerly listed)


House. C16 or earlier origins, now mostly C18 and C20. Local stone rubble with lime rendering, thatched roof hipped to
East and coped to West; end and intermediate brick chimney stacks. Single storey with attic 6-bays. Bays 4, 5 and 6
have old casement windows with rectangular leaded panes, 2 and 3 lights, elsewhere C20 casements with small panes, that
to bay 1 being 4-light with exposed timber lintel over; window above set into thatch in bays 1 to 4. External doorway
to bay 3 under timber porch; another stable door between bays 5 and 6. Interior said to have 3 room cross passage
plan; fireplace in central room has depressed 4 centre arch with ogee step hollow moulding, ceiling here framed in 6
panels. One roof truss jointed cruck with parts of 2 windbraces. Important to the setting the boundary walls 1.25
metres high in rubble stone, starting from corners of house and returning to form South boundary. (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST5405612336

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