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Lye Hole Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wrington, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3588 / 51°21'31"N

Longitude: -2.7167 / 2°43'0"W

OS Eastings: 350194

OS Northings: 162431

OS Grid: ST501624

Mapcode National: GBR JK.TPCB

Mapcode Global: VH894.V3NQ

Entry Name: Lye Hole Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34028

Location: Wrington, North Somerset, BS40

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wrington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(South Side)
II Lye Hole Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C17, C18 and C19. Rubble, some roughly coursed on west front and
squared and coursed to lower inserted wing to south; pantile roofs. Appears to
have been a 3 room cross passage plan with passage behind central stack and
staircase, to which a later wing was added at right angles at the west end and
a lower hipped-roof block set into the internal angle probably in late C18.
Front is 2 storeys, irregular fenestration, with a 4 and 5 light 19th Century wood casement to
ground floor, two 2-light casements top floor left and one 2-light, at lower
level, right;between these a blocked stair window above and left of door which
is plank door to right of stack, approached by 2 stone steps. Left return has
plank access opening to attic and lower wing built flush to original gable wall.
Return right has plain gable then two 2-light casements, at ground level to
segmental head and at first floor to straight arch; a small single light and
a 2-light in a blocked former door opening. At right end the masonry rough.
Back has inset block with wide plank door opposite through passage, 2 small 2-
light openings to ground floor, and two 2-light small-paned casements to first
Three stone stacks to front range which has coped gables, but centre stack occurs
where there is a break in roof slope on the south side. One brick and one stone
stack to west wing. Interior retains winder stair through to attic, spine beam
with deep stopped chamfer carried to transverse boxed beam in left-hand
room, stone flagged cross passage and wide fire opening in right hand room now
with wood surround and hood insert. Some heavy roof principals, formerly
to diagonal ridge,and with chamfered through purlins. Many rafters replaced.

Listing NGR: ST5019462431

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

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