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Higher Farncombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Doulting, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1684 / 51°10'6"N

Longitude: -2.5111 / 2°30'40"W

OS Eastings: 364358

OS Northings: 141141

OS Grid: ST643411

Mapcode National: GBR MV.6MM3

Mapcode Global: VH8B1.FW9P

Entry Name: Higher Farncombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1221511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268350

Location: Doulting, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Doulting

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/140 Higher Farncombe Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Late C16, C18, early C19. Coursed and squared rubble, non-conforming concrete tile roof, an ashlar and 2
rendered stacks. Through-passage plan. Cellar, 2 storeys, attic, 3 bays. Left bay with 16-pane sash windows in
freestone surrounds; centre bay with a 2-light casement in a freestone surround. Right bay with a 4-light
stone-mullioned window to first floor, iron casements to lights with quadrants, on ground floor a 4-light chamfered
stone-mullioned window with a label, further 2-light stone-mullioned window to its right. Door opening to second bay in
a chamfered stone frame, late C19 panelled door, small window in an ovolo-moulded stone frame set over, remains of
diamond-paned leaded lights. To the left of the door opening evidence of 2 former mullioned and transomed windows set
into wall. Single-bayed addition to right, 2-light stone-mullioned window on first floor, 3-light casement on the
ground floor. Section of rubble wall attached to left with chamfered 4-centred head door opening, probably reused.
Interior with a similar doorway to the cross-passage.

Listing NGR: ST6435841141

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