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Clapton Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cucklington, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0616 / 51°3'41"N

Longitude: -2.3561 / 2°21'22"W

OS Eastings: 375139

OS Northings: 129201

OS Grid: ST751292

Mapcode National: GBR 0VC.C49

Mapcode Global: FRA 56Y9.XK9

Entry Name: Clapton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261720

Location: Cucklington, South Somerset, Somerset, BA9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Cucklington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST72NE CUCKLINGTON CP OFF TINKERS LANE

5/15 Clapton Farmhouse

24.3.61

GV II*

Farmhouse, Dated 1615 with early C18 and later modifications. Local stone cut and squared with ashlar dressings, stone
slate roof with coped gable to West and plain East gable; brick end chimney stacks. U-plan; 2 storeys with attic, 4
bays. Transitional mullioned windows with architraved surrounds under label, mostly 3 light, with leaded panes and
internal vertical iron bars; centre casement to each window has wrot iron catches and stay brackets; to bay 2
projecting coped gabled full-height porch with chamfered arched outer doorway without label immediately above a small
plaque with strapwork decoration, initials TN/KN and date 1615; inside a moulded frame to doorway into house; at first
floor a 3-light window, with 2-light attic window. On west gable reserve chamfer mullioned windows with labels -
probably the original pattern of the main elevation windows - of 2-light to ground and first floor and single light to
attic, now blocked. Inside much altered, although many changes appear to be of early C18; mostly 6-panel doors, but one
C17 chevron decorated ledged and boarded door survives in centre lower room - only ground floor inspected.


Listing NGR: ST7513929201

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