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Court Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Winford, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3818 / 51°22'54"N

Longitude: -2.6582 / 2°39'29"W

OS Eastings: 354286

OS Northings: 164957

OS Grid: ST542649

Mapcode National: GBR JN.S025

Mapcode Global: VH88Z.WJ1K

Entry Name: Court Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33985

Location: Winford, North Somerset, BS40

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Winford

Built-Up Area: Winford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/118 Court Farmhouse
G.V. II*

Farmhouse. Dated C/1/C/1593 (on stone above central doorway). Squared and
coursed rubble with some render, flush rusticated dressed stone quoins, stone
openings and copings, pantile roofs with some double Roman tiles to wings.
U-shaped plan with rear staircase tower and attached rear dairy wing (formerly
free-standing). 2 storeys and attics. South front with advanced wings to each
end and recessed entrance to through passage. Windows to gable ends of wings are
12-pane sashes to ground and first floors, those to ground floor under segmental
heads, those to first floor with flush relieving arches. 2-light ovolo-moulded
mullions with hoodmoulds to attic. 2 similar 2-light mullions to recessed
section. Central doorway with moulded architrave and 6 panel door; gabled porch
on wooden piers. Datestone above porch and further eroded datestone above upper
window. 2 stone ridge stacks and 1 brick west end stack. 2, 3 and 4-light
fenestration of ovolo mullions to east front, staircase tower and dairy wing.
Interior. Central passage with ovolo-moulded architraves to doors, deep
chamfered beams in all ground floor rooms, inglenook in left-hand room, Tudor-
arched inner doorways, newel stair in tower and complete through-purlin collar
beam roof structure. (N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England : North Somerset and
Bristol, 1958).

Listing NGR: ST5428664957

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