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Staple Park Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Staple Fitzpaine, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9584 / 50°57'30"N

Longitude: -3.063 / 3°3'46"W

OS Eastings: 325436

OS Northings: 118198

OS Grid: ST254181

Mapcode National: GBR M2.MZTC

Mapcode Global: FRA 46GK.Y8V

Entry Name: Staple Park Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271101

Location: Staple Fitzpaine, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Staple Fitzpaine

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


11/162 Staple Park Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17, refenestrated late C19-early C20. Roughcast over rubble, steeply pitched slate roofs, coped verges,
stone stacks gable ends, to right of cross passage and also to wing with coped verges. L-plan with outshot on north
east side, north-west coeval wing. South front: 2 storeys, 4 bays, 3-light casements with 2-light in end bay right, C20
door second bay left; left return small light in gable end wall, probably to stair, 2-bay wing, 2 and 3-light
casements, C20 door. Interior not seen, thought to contain features of interest. A tablet in Staple Fitzpaine Church
(qv) records that William Cross was born here in 1620 when the house was known as Park Lodge. After the deer park was
enclosed it was called Lodge Farm on the Greenwood Map of 1822. (Sixsmith, Staple Fitzpaine and the Forest of Neroche,

Listing NGR: ST2543618198

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