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Parsonage Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Oare, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2168 / 51°13'0"N

Longitude: -3.6626 / 3°39'45"W

OS Eastings: 283977

OS Northings: 147714

OS Grid: SS839477

Mapcode National: GBR L8.3PXN

Mapcode Global: VH5JV.GPL2

Entry Name: Parsonage Farm House

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173315

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265445

Location: Oare, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Oare

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


Parsonage Farm House


- II

Cottage, subsequently enlarged with adjoining bank barn over stables and coachouse, now all one dwelling. C17, enlarged
late C19, entrance resited and porch added mid C20. Red sandstone random rubble, steeply pitched West Somerset slate
roofs, half hipped east end, catslide roofs over additions, large stone stack at junction with higher independently
roofed C19 addition, lateral stack on north front, tall roughcast stack rising to right, battered roughcast stacks
rising from rear of bank barn. Plan: 2-cell cottage with lateral stack to right on entrance (now blocked) on north
front, extended with additions on north and south sides set into hillside, south porch added, dwelling linked by
covered way to 3-bay outbuilding. One and a half storeys, 2-light casement in gable to right of lateral Stack, catslide
roof to right, ground floor 3-light arched mullioned window in cement on site of original entrance, similar in
re-entrant angle of extension right, c1500 3-light arched mullion window with remains of leaf decoration in spandrels
restored and reset from another earlier building right of stack, arch headed light to right. Entered through covered
way linking 2-storey, 3-bay bank barn over coach house and stable, double door at rear.

Listing NGR: SS8397747714

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

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