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Horse Engine House About 50 Metres North North West of Townsend Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Carhampton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1765 / 51°10'35"N

Longitude: -3.4258 / 3°25'32"W

OS Eastings: 300428

OS Northings: 142888

OS Grid: ST004428

Mapcode National: GBR LL.63YC

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.KPSF

Entry Name: Horse Engine House About 50 Metres North North West of Townsend Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265306

Location: Carhampton, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Carhampton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/24 Horse engine house about 50
metres north north west of
Townsend Farmhouse
(formerly listed as 'Roundhouse')


Horse engine house, now disused. Late C18-early C19. Local stone randon rubble, pyramid thatched roof with slates above
eaves level on west front. Plan: roughly oval, entrance on north front. Lit by 3-bay loggia on west front, lower
courses filled in. Beam for engine still in situ. In poor condition at time of survey (May 1984).

Listing NGR: ST0042842888

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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