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Clay Castle Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Haselbury Plucknett, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8935 / 50°53'36"N

Longitude: -2.7487 / 2°44'55"W

OS Eastings: 347435

OS Northings: 110710

OS Grid: ST474107

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.S1F8

Mapcode Global: FRA 564R.0YZ

Entry Name: Clay Castle Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175059

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262272

Location: Haselbury Plucknett, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Built-Up Area: Haselbury Plucknett

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


10/23 Clay Castle Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Claycastle

Detached farmhouse. Late C15/early C16, modified late C16 and subsequently. Ham stone coursed rubble, ashlar dressings;
thatched roof with coped west gable, plain to east; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4 bays. Hollow-chamfered
mullioned windows in chamfered recesses, of 4-door-2-4-light to ground floor, and of 3, 2, blank and 3-lights to first
floor, not all to same detail, e.g. lower bay 4 has unworked top mitres, lower windows with labels; to upper bay 3 a
blocked oculus window, and small late C19 casement window left of lower bay 1: in lower bay 2 a C20 door in adapted
heavy frame, set in C20 timber porch. Timber lean-to garage against west gable, and lean-to extension at rear. Interior
not seen, but reported are a cross-passage, a 4-panel beamed ceiling, and in roof at least 2 jointed-cruck trusses.
(VAG Report, unpublished SRO, January 1973).

Listing NGR: ST4743510710

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