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Coombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1178 / 51°7'4"N

Longitude: -2.4566 / 2°27'23"W

OS Eastings: 368136

OS Northings: 135493

OS Grid: ST681354

Mapcode National: GBR MX.9X0G

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.C5ND

Entry Name: Coombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261519

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/190 Coombe Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C18 with earlier fragments. Doulting ashlar; plain clay tile roof between coped gables; brick end chimney
stacks. 'L'-plan; 3 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth; 16-pane sash windows in plain openings with flat voussoired arches to
first and second floor outer bays, with 12-pane sash to centre first floor and 8- pane and 6-pane sashes to second
floor; in centre a plain part glazed margined door in simple opening. Extensions to rear appear to incorporate walls
from earlier buildings. Farm first recorded in 1548; medieval house may have been on site of barn (qv) present farm
mostly C18 but extended by Mr. Dyne, the Bruton Solicitor who owned it in the early C19. Interior not seen. (Couzens
P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST6813635493

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