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Barn and Other Outbuildings About 60 Metres South East of Wigborough Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.933 / 50°55'58"N

Longitude: -2.786 / 2°47'9"W

OS Eastings: 344865

OS Northings: 115136

OS Grid: ST448151

Mapcode National: GBR MG.PJ0R

Mapcode Global: FRA 561M.Y66

Entry Name: Barn and Other Outbuildings About 60 Metres South East of Wigborough Manor House

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264280

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

2/195 Barn and other outbuildings about
60 metres south-east of
Wigborough Manor House
(formerly listed as Barn 40yds.
S.S.E. of Wigborough Manor House)


Barns, stables, granary with cellar. C18, part dated 1765. Ham stone, mostly cut and squared with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roofs with coped gables, of which the south gable has a ball finial, and the west gable of the centre block
has a lion finial, set over a datestone inscribed 'H/RJ/1765' (for Robert Hilliard, who purchased the manor in 1762).
'Z'-plan. The southwards range has stables with a loft over to most of it, with a throughway at the southend: the
central east-west crosswing has a granary at the west end, with a loft doorway in the west gable approached by a stone
staircase, over which is a small 2-light mullioned window with hoodmould; the north side of this block has a collar
truss roof, with in the north wall a segmental-arched opening, a central doorway, a blocked doorway and a 2-light
beaded mullioned window in architrave with vertical iron bars and shutters, followed by a plain chamfered doorway:
northwards range to match, with weathervane on north gable, loft here now removed: in east wall three 2-light casement
windows with shutters, also a slit vent: in the angle between the northwards and eastward wing a horse engine house or
wring house. (SSAVBRG Report, unpublished SRO, January 1985).

Listing NGR: ST4486515136

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