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Coursley Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydeard St. Lawrence, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0905 / 51°5'25"N

Longitude: -3.2282 / 3°13'41"W

OS Eastings: 314080

OS Northings: 133070

OS Grid: ST140330

Mapcode National: GBR LV.CRYM

Mapcode Global: FRA 4647.L5M

Entry Name: Coursley Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270374

Location: Lydeard St. Lawrence, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Lydeard St. Lawrence

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Lydeard St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text



2/163 Coursley Farahouse


- II

Farmhouse. C16, altered C17. Red sandstone random rubble masonry, thatched roof hipped to left, C20 brick stack right
with projection on gabled end (blocked internally), rendered stack right of cross passage and at rear of left-hand bay.
Open hall derivative, now 3-cell and cross passage. 2-storeys, 4-bays; C19 3-light leaded casements, C20 casement to
left of entrance, entrance approached by flight of 5 steps, vertical buttress right, raking buttress end right.
Interior: flag stone cross passage, chamfered beams with stops to right, doorway left, originally 4-centred arch with
double roll moulding, now square headed but apex of arch still visible, similar evidence of double roll moulding on
lintel of fireplace set against cross passage, lintel subsequently heightened. 16 panel hollow chamfered compartment
ceiling, stair set against rear wall, probably added when open hall ceiled. Muntin and plaster partition right; jointed
cruck roof. Relatively unaltered and good example of a traditional farmhouse.

Listing NGR: ST1408033070

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