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Wick Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Norton St. Philip, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3136 / 51°18'49"N

Longitude: -2.3064 / 2°18'23"W

OS Eastings: 378738

OS Northings: 157214

OS Grid: ST787572

Mapcode National: GBR 0RB.KPX

Mapcode Global: VH970.Z71S

Entry Name: Wick Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267279

Location: Norton St. Philip, Mendip, Somerset, BA2

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Norton St Philip

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST75NE NORTON ST. PHILIP CP WARMINSTER ROAD

1/332 Wick Farmhouse

11.3.68

GV II*

Farmhouse. Probably C13 origin, C17 and C18. Random rubble Doulting stone and stone slate gabled roof with quarter hip
to left and rubble stone chimney stacks off the ridge. 2-storey on 'L'-plan but now truncated to rectangular. 5 bays.
4-window frontage, entrance between 3 and 4. Mixed fenstration; 1 sash window, 1 stone framed oval window with 4-keys.
1 C19 casement window three 2-light moulded stone mullioned window frames with casements. The salient and most
interesting external feature is an obtuse pointed stone door frame of early English character with deeply undercut roll
mouldings and arched drip- moulds. Interior; stop moulded chamfered beams to ground floor of excessive proportions;
large medieval fireplace, partly concealed, with heavy wooden lintel. Roof; arch braced raised cruck frames stop
chamfered plates, 2 stop chamfered purlins with diagonal arched windbracing and square ridge piece, heavily blackened,
said to have once been the property of Hinton Charterhouse Priory. (VAG Report, Unpublished SRO, July 1981).


Listing NGR: ST7873857214

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