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Colehouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kenn, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4219 / 51°25'18"N

Longitude: -2.8555 / 2°51'19"W

OS Eastings: 340607

OS Northings: 169560

OS Grid: ST406695

Mapcode National: GBR JC.PQFL

Mapcode Global: VH7C7.GJ79

Entry Name: Colehouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 January 1976

Last Amended: 20 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33694

Location: Kenn, North Somerset, BS21

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Kenn

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


ST 46 NW

COLEHOUSE LANE (south side)

Colehouse Farmhouse
(formerly listed under Clevedon C.P.)



Farmhouse. Mid C17, later C17 rear wings, later alterations. Rubble, partly
rendered, brick, pantiled roof with stone gable stacks, some double Roman tiles.
U-plan formed by 2 rear wings, projecting front porch. 2 storeys and 3 windows,
2-storey porch has central C20 door, 2-light casement above with gauged brick
head; to left, ground and first floor 3-light casement with timber lintel and
hood mould, to right ground floor C20 plate-glass window and single light above
with timber lintel and hood mould, at mid-storey to right a small single light in
ovolo-moulded frame with timber lintel and iron stanchion, probably stair light;
attached to right a lower 2-storey addition with 2 C20 plate-glass windows at
ground floor. Right return has gable end of addition with 3-light casement at
ground floor and 2-light at first floor, partly rendered, 2-storey rear wing to
right has large external stack to side. Left return has large long and short
quoins, 2-light attic casement with remains of ovolo mullion and hood mould;
straight joint to lower 2-storey rear wing with door, 2-light casement at ground
floor and under eaves, double Roman tiled roof and brick gable stack. Rear of
main range has C20 lean-to with door and 2 single lights between wings, two
3-light casements under eaves with moulded lintels, to left retaining ovolo
mullions; wing to left has 3-light casement with replaced C20 ovolo mullions and
hood mould at ground floor, plate-glass sash with hood mould in gable end,
similar 3-light casement at inner side ground floor; gable end to right shows
line of C19 roof-raising, lean-to with 6-pane light and door to side, inner side
of wing has 4-light casement with moulded timber lintel at ground floor and
2-light casement under eaves.

Interior: not inspected.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1136323. This entry was removed from the List on 25th August 2015.

Listing NGR: ST4060769560

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

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