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Queens Barton yarn Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9468 / 50°56'48"N

Longitude: -2.8059 / 2°48'21"W

OS Eastings: 343482

OS Northings: 116686

OS Grid: ST434166

Mapcode National: GBR MF.NQZ0

Mapcode Global: FRA 560L.W4F

Entry Name: Queens Barton yarn Barton

Listing Date: 7 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264252

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Built-Up Area: 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

No 7
(Yarn Barton) and No 9
(Queens Barton)


Detached house now subdivided. Possibly C17, remodelled in C18 and C19 and extended early in C20. Ham stone ashlar;
Welsh slate roofs between stepped coped gables to steep pitch; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 6 bays.
0volo-mould mullioned windows in wave-mould recesses, fitted with horizontal-bar lights having 4-centre-arced heads;
3-light, to upper bays 1, 2, 3 and 5, and lower bays 1, 3 and 5, 2-light mullioned and transomed to upper bay 4 and a
singlelight below a 2-light to bay 6; labels shared across bays 1 to 3 both levels, across upper bays 4 and 5 and lower
bays 5 and 6: to lower bay 2 an ovolo-mould flat-arched doorway with deep recess, fielded panel reveals to C19 door. In
north gable are three 4-pane sash windows with simple architraves, and in south gable a moulded single-light under
label to attic, and a 2-light and a 3-light to first floor sharing a label, below being a flat-roofed bow-fronted
extension with a 2-light casement and plain door to east. Interior not seen, but reported is a through-passage plan 2
rooms deep, with rear extension originally single-storey, now raised: front rooms have fielded panelling, window
shutters. 9 stone fireplace of C17 or C18, and collar truss roof; some blocked windows in north wall now masked by no 5
j,', which is dated 1741). (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1978).

Listing NGR: ST4348216686

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