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Roobies Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Fiddington, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.159 / 51°9'32"N

Longitude: -3.1283 / 3°7'42"W

OS Eastings: 321190

OS Northings: 140575

OS Grid: ST211405

Mapcode National: GBR M0.7794

Mapcode Global: VH6GZ.Q4JC

Entry Name: Roobies Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268892

Location: Fiddington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Fiddington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Nether Stowey

Listing Text

ST 24 SW FIDDINGTON
Roobies Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as:
435/3/444 NETHER STOWEY
Roobies Farmhouse)

GV II

Farmhouse. C17 core, mid C18 extension and alteration, exterior with C20 features, for Fairfield House estate. Roughcast, slate roof, brick stacks. L-plan. Two storeys and attic, 3 bays to garden frontage, C20 metal casements. Central half glazed door, flat wooden hood on wrought-iron brackets.
Room to left of ground floor with a fireplace in a bolection moulded surround, large oblong wood panel over with mid C18 oil painting of a prospect with Fairfield House, Stogursey Church and the gazebo at Nether Stowey; this room also with a chamfered cross-beam ceiling; C18 staircase; fireplace in wing to rear with broad wooden bressummer, chamfered and dressed stone jambs, evidence of a smoking chamber, this room also with exposed ceiling beams; some early roof construction also remains.

Listing NGR: ST2119040575

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