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Amberd Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Trull, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9887 / 50°59'19"N

Longitude: -3.1145 / 3°6'52"W

OS Eastings: 321873

OS Northings: 121623

OS Grid: ST218216

Mapcode National: GBR M0.L4S5

Mapcode Global: FRA 46CH.NGB

Entry Name: Amberd Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344533

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270765

Location: Trull, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Trull

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

AMBERD LANE
ST 22 SW (North side)
STAPLEHAY
9/251 Amberd Farmhouse


II

Farmhouse, now dwelling. Possibly late medieval, ceiled C16,C17 lean-to
addition east gable end, altered internally and refenestrated mid-late C20.
Roughcast over rubble and cob, thatched roof hipped to right of roughcast
stack, similar stack left gable end. Plan: possibly open hall house, difficult
to deduce because of C20 alterations to central section, 3-cell and cross
passage with stair turret opening out of lower end room (west), single cell
addition on east gable end. One and a half storeys, 4 bays; two 3-light
eyebrow dormer casements flanking small window above original entrance,
another C20 window set below eaves right, ground floor 4-light left of
entrance, 3-light right, inserted C20 door with C20 window beyond; left return
gable end small lancet to remains of curing chamber now with bread oven
inserted. Interior: lower end, former kitchen, chamfered lintel to fireplace
with initials AHB inscribed, timber framed partition on rear wall to winder
stair turret, chamfered beam, timber framed partition to cross passage, axial
beams chamfered with scroll stops, site of winder stair to right of fireplace,
empty bay on other side now passage to small room behind stack with lateral
chamfered beams; jointed cruck truss roof with framed partition on upper
floor.


Listing NGR: ST2187321623

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