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North Down Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Haselbury Plucknett, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9087 / 50°54'31"N

Longitude: -2.7533 / 2°45'11"W

OS Eastings: 347135

OS Northings: 112404

OS Grid: ST471124

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.R093

Mapcode Global: FRA 563P.Z1T

Entry Name: North Down Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262261

Location: Haselbury Plucknett, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Haselbury Plucknett

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


3/13 North Down Farmhouse

Detached farmhouse. Dated 1727. Ham stone rubble, ashlar dressings; thatched roof between coped gables; brick end
chimney stacks. Two storeys, 5 bays. To ground floor, hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in chamfered recesses, of 2
lights to bays 1, 2 and 3, and of 3 lights to bays 4 and 5, with continuous string bays 1 and 2, hoodmould bay 3 and
labels bays 4 and 4. First floor 2-light horizontal-bar casements to bays 1, 2, 3 and a 3-light to bay 4, blank upper
bay 5. To right of bay 3 is a C20 four-panel door under timber lintol; straight joint between bays 1 and 2. West gable
has casement windows. against the east gable a single-storey extension with double Roman clay tiled roof, with late C20
forward projection to match, and a small doorway under coped gable in the angle so formed. Interior not seen, but
reported are deep chamfered beams with step-and-runout stops; a stone newel staircase - only ground floor examined. The
datestone, engraved "D/1E/l727", is above a first floor window. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, undated).

Listing NGR: ST4713512404

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