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Toomer Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Henstridge, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9705 / 50°58'13"N

Longitude: -2.4168 / 2°25'0"W

OS Eastings: 370831

OS Northings: 119096

OS Grid: ST708190

Mapcode National: GBR MZ.M1J7

Mapcode Global: FRA 56TK.48W

Entry Name: Toomer Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056308

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261834

Location: Henstridge, South Somerset, Somerset, BA8

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Henstridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/98 Toomer Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Part C18, part C19, with earlier fragments. Local stone: North, C18 half coursed rubble, South C19 half, cut
and squared, ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped gables; brick and cast stone chimney stacks. 'U'-plan; 2
storeys 3 bays North elevation, of which outer bays are gabled, with linking parpet. 2-light leaded casements with iron
opening lights above to outer bays and below a steel and a small-pane casement, all in plain openings with stone
lintols; central chamfered pointed segmental doorway with pair boarded and studded doors; above a worn apparently Tudor
cartouche of arms, under the top of a C15 cusped window light. South elevation 3 bays with outer projecting wings,
string course between floors; 2-light casements with arched tracery glazing bars; central pair glazed doors set under
deep lintol with 4-centre arch and incised carvings; on West side of C19 portion 2 oeil-de-boeuf windows, blocked and
presumably reused; leaded casements to C18 portion. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST7083119096

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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