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Olive Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Babcary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.054 / 51°3'14"N

Longitude: -2.6086 / 2°36'31"W

OS Eastings: 357436

OS Northings: 128475

OS Grid: ST574284

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.FT1X

Mapcode Global: FRA 56FB.FJX

Entry Name: Olive Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263321

Location: Babcary, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Babcary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/1 -

- Olive Farmhouse


Detached farmhouse. Early C18, and C19. Local lias stone cut and squared; Welsh slate roofs between coped gables, the
C19 section to a shallower pitch; brick chimney stacks. Solid U-plan, 2 storeys; north elevation 6 bays irregular
fenestration. Projecting from bay 1 a single storey wing linked by covered way, with door and sidelight in main block;
boarded doors bays 2 and 6; horizontal bar casement windows in old frames lower bays 3 and 5; both with timber lintols,
and also upper bays 3, 4 and 5, that to bay 4 set higher in a flat-roofed dormer. In west gable a C18 timber framed
window. South elevation of 3 bays, the outer bays gabled and linked by coped plain parapet: 16-pane sash windows in
plain openings under Keinton stone lintols; to lower bay 2 a boarded door under a margined fanlight, set in Keinton
slab surround under simple open pediment type hood. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5743628475

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