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The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hinton St George, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9096 / 50°54'34"N

Longitude: -2.8278 / 2°49'39"W

OS Eastings: 341898

OS Northings: 112567

OS Grid: ST418125

Mapcode National: GBR MD.QZB9

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZP.S6K

Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262338

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


7/88 The Old Farmhouse


Semi-detached farmhouse. Possibly C16, altered in C17 and C18. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings;
thatched roof with stepped coped gable to east, continuation to west; brick chimney stacks. Single-storey with attics,
6 bays. Hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in chamfered recesses with labels, all 3-light. Attic windows of 2-light
horizontal-bar casements set into thatch, bays 2, 4 and 5. Boarded door set in heavy frame, beaded and slightly
camfered, in bay 3, in a recess up 3 steps. Between bays 2/3 a projecting chimney breast with band course and double
offsets. Blocked window at front of east gable, later casement windows towards rear. Interior not seen, but reported is
a 3-room cross passage plan; hall has a chamfered-arched fireplace in north wall; parlour has a shell-hood recess in
position of blocked window; 3rd room has stud and panelled partition. Most beams cased, but one deep chamfered with
step and runout stop, another shallow-chamfered with cyna-recta stop: remains of jointed cruck built into wall near
west gable, still visible in roof, although roof frame raised at some stage, (Attached to west gable is Cobbles (qv)).
(VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1973).

Listing NGR: ST4189812567

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