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St Algars Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Selwood, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1764 / 51°10'34"N

Longitude: -2.3051 / 2°18'18"W

OS Eastings: 378768

OS Northings: 141945

OS Grid: ST787419

Mapcode National: GBR 0T3.023

Mapcode Global: VH97M.0P7L

Entry Name: St Algars Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267416

Location: Selwood, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Selwood

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST74SE SELWOOD CP
WEST WOODLANDS

9/469 St. Algars Farmhouse

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GV II*

Farmhouse. C14, further alterations of C17, further C19 work. Random rubble, dressed quoins, tile roofs, two rendered
stacks, one of brick. Irregular frontage under 3 gables of varying heights. Two storeys and attics, 1:1:1 bays, 2 and
3-light hollow-moulded stone-mullioned windows to first 2 bays from left, 9-pane sash windows in plain stone surrounds
to right bay. Door opening to left in a bead-moulded stone surround, 4 panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; pent roofed
rubble porch. Former chapel of a monastic settlement set back to left return, 2-light C20 stone-mullioned window with
leaded lights, remainder of a much larger opening now blocked. Virtually all of the C14 arch- braced collar beam roof
remains over the chapel; a squint extant in its north wall. Further early timberwork to be seen in the barn 2 metres
to rear of the farmhouse (qv) (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1982).


Listing NGR: ST7876841945

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

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