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Higher Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in North Cadbury, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.049 / 51°2'56"N

Longitude: -2.4971 / 2°29'49"W

OS Eastings: 365249

OS Northings: 127852

OS Grid: ST652278

Mapcode National: GBR MV.GC4F

Mapcode Global: FRA 56NB.WGP

Entry Name: Higher Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262092

Location: North Cadbury, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: North Cadbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

4/159 Higher Farmhouse

Detached farmhouse. C17 and later C18. Cary stone rubble, coursed; Welsh slate roof between stepped coped gables; brick
end chimney stacks with moulded stone caps. Double roof plan; 2 storeys with attic, 3 bay south elevation. Small-pane
casement windows, 3-light to outer bays and 2-light in centre; to lower bay 2 a 6-panel door with glazed toplights,
stone surround of fluted Doric pilasters and full entablature with flat hood. Extension to east gable, probably early
C19, in a 2-storey lean-to form. An attic window on south west has a vertical bar and leaded casement: to cellar in
north of east range an ovolo-mould window. Interior not seen, but reported is spiral staircase and indications of a
bacon-curing chamber (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1979).

Listing NGR: ST6524927852

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