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Woodhouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Knowle St. Giles, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8927 / 50°53'33"N

Longitude: -2.9352 / 2°56'6"W

OS Eastings: 334317

OS Northings: 110777

OS Grid: ST343107

Mapcode National: GBR M8.S25V

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RR.09H

Entry Name: Woodhouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262198

Location: Knowle St. Giles, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Knowle St. Giles

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Cricket Malherbie with Knowle St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

1/71 Woodhouse Farmhouse

- II

Detached farmhouse. At least C13 origins. but rebuilt following a fire in 1806. Ham stone rubble with ashlar dressings;
concrete tile roof between stepped coped gables; stone chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 3-bay south elevation.
Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows with 4-centre-arched lights, 4-light to outer bays, 3-light to bay 2, on ground
floor; above are similar but plain chamfer mullioned windows, all without labels, but with horizontal glazing bars and
internal ferramenta between bays 1/2 a 6-panel door, up 4 steps, in coped gabled ashlar porch with cambered outer
arch: blocked 4-centre-arched doorway between bays 2/3. Projecting chimney stack on west gable, with mullioned window
to attic and sash window to first floor: attached to this gable a range of lower 2-storey farm buildings including
stables, etc, probably of slightly later date, Interior not inspected, but noted were window shutters and original
staircase. (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, 1978, pl59).

Listing NGR: ST3431710777

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