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Ballarat Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lopen, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9245 / 50°55'28"N

Longitude: -2.8176 / 2°49'3"W

OS Eastings: 342630

OS Northings: 114211

OS Grid: ST426142

Mapcode National: GBR MF.Q1YY

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZN.Q3K

Entry Name: Ballarat Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Last Amended: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264143

Location: Lopen, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Lopen

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Lopen

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

LOPEN CP WATER STREET (South side)
ST4214
8/59 Ballarat Farmhouse
(previously listed as Ballarat
House)

4.2.58

GV II

Detached farmhouse. Early C18. Ham stone coursed rubble, ashlar dressings; plain clay tiled roof, western section over
stone slate base courses, between stepped coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics; 4-bays north
elevation. Bay 1 is set back and slightly lower, with a 2-light C20 window above, and to right of bay a 6-fielded-panel
door protected by open stone porch with Tuscan columns and pilaster and plain entablature; to left of bay 1 a
projecting wing, possibly a dairy, with boarded door and window in north gable, and leaded casement in west side:
remaining windows to this elevation chamfer-mullioned, with a 2-light to lower bay 2, plain above, and a 2-light
transomed window, deep, at upper level bay 3, matched by a similar window in the west gable. South elevation similar,
but the 2 west bays are in ashlar, and has another open porch to the left of the east bay. Attic window in east gable.
Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST4263014211

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