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Higher Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rimpton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9938 / 50°59'37"N

Longitude: -2.5586 / 2°33'31"W

OS Eastings: 360891

OS Northings: 121748

OS Grid: ST608217

Mapcode National: GBR MS.KML4

Mapcode Global: FRA 56JH.900

Entry Name: Higher Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262731

Location: Rimpton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Rimpton

Built-Up Area: Rimpton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/116 Higher Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. C17 with modifications. Local stone, random rubble up to 1
metre high, then cut, squared and coursed above; Bridgwater patent
triple angle clay tiles, replacing thatch, between coped gables; brick
chimney stacks to ends and centre. 2-storeys, 4-bays. Early C20 front
door, almost central, boarded in heavy frame with timber lintol over;
3-light early C20 timber casements with exposed timber lintols. Rear
extension on South side of mid C19, also with casements with exposed
timber lintols. Rear extension on South side of mid C19, also with
casement windows, having separate entrance door with galvanised wire
lattice porch and ogee sheet metal hood. Inside the floor structure and
roof timbers little altered, also winding stairs with C18 balustrade.

Listing NGR: ST6089121748

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

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