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Phippens Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Butcombe, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3498 / 51°20'59"N

Longitude: -2.7001 / 2°42'0"W

OS Eastings: 351340

OS Northings: 161425

OS Grid: ST513614

Mapcode National: GBR JL.V7JK

Mapcode Global: VH895.4BXL

Entry Name: Phippens Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33930

Location: Butcombe, North Somerset, BS40

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Butcombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/62 Phippens Farmhouse


Detached house. C18 with early C19 alterations. Limewashed render with pantile
roof. 2 storeys and attic, 3-window south front with lean-to extensions either
side. Windows in main block are 16-pane sashes. Central doorway under semi-
circular head with plain fanlight, glazed small pane 2-leaf door. Double span
roof, 4 end rendered stacks. Rear facade has a 6 panel door and early C19 cast
iron casements. Interior. Ground floor rear left hand room has large inglenook
fireplace, late C18 staircase with turned balusters and several rooms both on the
ground and 1st floors have early C19 wall paintings of landscapes around Blagdon
with idealised figures all now covered with wallpaper. (James Ayres, The Shell
Book of the Home in Britain, 1981).

Listing NGR: ST5134061425

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