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The Long House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow Gurney, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.409 / 51°24'32"N

Longitude: -2.6772 / 2°40'38"W

OS Eastings: 352993

OS Northings: 167992

OS Grid: ST529679

Mapcode National: GBR JM.QF98

Mapcode Global: VH88S.KV07

Entry Name: The Long House

Listing Date: 19 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129174

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33885

Location: Barrow Gurney, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Barrow Gurney

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/17 The Long House


Detached house. C18, restored and extended in 1905. Squared and coursed rubble
with freestone dressings and copings, double Roman tile roofs. C18 cottage
parallel to road with right hand wing at right-angles forming L shaped plan.
2 storeys. Windows in C18 range are 2 and 3-light 1905 ovolo mullions with small
pane leaded casements ; those to ground floor have hoodmoulds and flush relieving
arches. Similar fenestration to 1905 wing of 3 and 6 lights. Central 1905
doorway in C18 range has Tudor arch, oak leaf carving in the spandrels, 2 long
single lights on either side and a plank door. Restoration tablet with initials
of H. Martin Gibbs of Barrow Court and date set in west wall of C20 wing. This
wing has a double height interior which was used as the village hand laundry.
The Long House forms an important visual element in the streetscape.

Listing NGR: ST5299367992

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

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