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Latitude: 50.8973 / 50°53'50"N
Longitude: -2.7722 / 2°46'20"W
OS Eastings: 345788
OS Northings: 111155
OS Grid: ST457111
Mapcode National: GBR MH.RTPY
Mapcode Global: FRA 562Q.PT4
Entry Name: Lower Severalls Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175406
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262346
Location: Merriott, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Merriott
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Crewkerne
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST41SE MERRIOTT CP ---
3/94 Lower Severalls Farmhouse
Detached farmhouse. C17, modified in C19. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with
coped gable to east, plain gable to west; ashlar and rendered brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 6 bays
irregular fenestration. Hollow-chamfer mullioned windows without labels, but to bays 2 and 3, and 4, 5 and 6 a string
mould between floors. Windows of 3 lights first floor, mostly rectangular leaded, that to bay 3 being a 1 + 1 + 1 oriel
light and stepped stone roof. To ground floor, 4-light windows bays 2 and 5, single-light bays 3 and 6, and 3-light bay
4 left. French doors to bay 1, and bays 3 and 4 a chamfered cambered-arched doorway without label. Some rebuilding to
bay 1, which may be an addition. Attic window of 2 lights in east gable. Small lean-to below, which, it is reported,
masks signs of a former external bread oven. Interior not seen, but reported is a cross-passage plan, with stud and
plank partitions; plain hall fireplace, with adjoining spiral stair; some chamfered beams with stops a transition
between step-and-runout and scroll; indications of a bacon curing chamber; roof of earlier collar-beam trusses. (VAG
Report, unpublished SR0, August 1973).
Listing NGR: ST4578811155
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