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Lower Coombsend Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sodbury, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5235 / 51°31'24"N

Longitude: -2.3567 / 2°21'24"W

OS Eastings: 375346

OS Northings: 180567

OS Grid: ST753805

Mapcode National: GBR 0NR.JYV

Mapcode Global: VH95V.3YFZ

Entry Name: Lower Coombsend Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34089

Location: Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, BS37

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Sodbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Old Sodbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

Lower Coombsend


Late mediaeval origins, altered in 1654 and recently restored. Rubble. Double Roman
tiled roof. Large central ashlar stack (renewed). Two storeys and attics in 2 gables
with coped verges and finials. Three windows, 2-, 3- and 4-light casements with
hollow chamfered stone mullions under dripmoulds with returns; all under irregular
relieving arches. (4-light ground floor windows are modern).

Two storey gabled projecting porch (originally a service and staircase rear wing);
2-light mullioned, casement window under dripmould with returns and moulded doorcase
with depressed 4-centred arch carved into lintel (originally a fireplace from the
first floor).

Interior: remains of 4 arch-braced collar trusses. Number of chamfered and ovolo
moulded beams with run-out or notch stops.

Ground floor east room; a fireplace with chamfered stone jambs. West room has ashlar
surround with double ogee moulding and 5-centred flat arch; above are initials and
date G.1654.R

See also:

L. Hall Rural Houses of NorthAvon and South Gloucestershire.

R.C.H.M. Unpublished report.

Listing NGR: ST7534680567

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