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Common Down Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Halse, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0634 / 51°3'48"N

Longitude: -3.2388 / 3°14'19"W

OS Eastings: 313284

OS Northings: 130070

OS Grid: ST132300

Mapcode National: GBR LV.F99B

Mapcode Global: FRA 4639.N0V

Entry Name: Common Down Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270340

Location: Halse, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Halse

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST13SW HALSE CP COMMON DOWN

2/129 Common Down Farmhouse

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- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, restored C20. Roughcast and painted rubble, thatched roof, brick stacks. 2 cell cross
passage plan with extension to right. One and a half storeys, 4:2 bays; three dormer windows with 3-light casements,
left-hand one with C17 ovolo moulded mullion windows, similar ground left 4-light, C20 4-light casement to right,
2-light opening outer bay right; four centred arch doorway with medieval style stud and plank door second bay left;
raking buttress end left. Two bay extension to right, independently thatched, C20 casements with leaded panes, 2-light
first floor, 3-light ground floor with C20 partially glazed porch with hipped thatched roof end bay right. Outshut at
rear, enlarged in right-hand bay into a gabled 2 storey projection C20. Interior: stud and brick infill partition left
of cross passage, four centred headed doorway, deeply chamfered beam with diamond stops, staircase bay to right of open
fireplace.


Listing NGR: ST1328430070

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