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Tetts Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hinton St George, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9099 / 50°54'35"N

Longitude: -2.8269 / 2°49'36"W

OS Eastings: 341962

OS Northings: 112597

OS Grid: ST419125

Mapcode National: GBR MD.QZM7

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZP.LKJ

Entry Name: Tetts Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262336

Location: Hinton St. George, South Somerset, Somerset, TA17

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Hinton St. George

Built-Up Area: Hinton St George

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Hinton St George with Dinnington

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


7/86 Tetts Farmhouse



Detached house. Later C16, modified in late C17 and later. Ham stone near-ashlar; thatched roof between stepped coped
gables, brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4 bays. Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in chamfered recesses to first
floor bay 3, 2-liqht without label, and ground floor bay 2, a 4-light with label; C20 small-pane casement upper bay 1
under timber lintol, and to lower bay 4, a 3-light with voussoired flat arch; early pattern leaded casements to upper
bays 2 and 4, both with timber lintols, and lower bay 1, 2-light with timber lintol, these with iron-framed opening
lights. To lower bay 3 a late Cl9 part-glazed door in plain opening with voussoired flat arch. West gable has a
buttress with offset, of possibly C18 date, and a break in the wall line at the rear, as well as a blocked window
opening. At higher level at least 5 openings for pigeons, not systematically arranged. Attached to east gable a C20
reshaped barn, no longer of special interest. Interior not seen, but reported is a former three-room cross-passage
plan, blocked by the insertion of a lager fireplace; stud and panel partition between east rooms; centre room has a
framed ceiling of 6 panels; the west room widened on south side: in roof three jointed cruck trusses, 2 closed with
wattle and daub (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, March 1979).

Listing NGR: ST4196212597

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