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The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingstone, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9159 / 50°54'57"N

Longitude: -2.8656 / 2°51'56"W

OS Eastings: 339247

OS Northings: 113297

OS Grid: ST392132

Mapcode National: GBR MC.QMTB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46WP.9FS

Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Last Amended: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264110

Location: Kingstone, South Somerset, Somerset, TA17

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Kingstone

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Kingstone

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST31SE KINGSTONE CP ALLOWENSHAY

4/26 The Old Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Allowenshay
Farm House)

4.2.58

GV II

Detached farmhouse. C17, modified. Ham stone near-ashlar facade, cut and squared stonework to sides and rear; thatched
roof between stepped coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 5 bays. Below, hollow-chamfered mullioned windows
in chamfered recesses with labels, 3-light bays 1 and 3, 4-light bay 4 and a former 4-light bay 5 from which the
mullions have been removed and a casement inserted, bay 2 had a small window, now blocked; above, 3-light casements,
all rectangular-leaded except to bay 3, which has horizontal bars, with iron-framed centre lights; to left of lower bay
5 a C18 6-panelled door in recess, up 4 steps, with with timber lintel over. Casement windows in south gable; in north
gable a later pattern VR letterbox by Allen. Lean-to and further leaded casements to rear. Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST3924713297

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

Description

ST31SE KINGSTONE CP ALLOWENSHAY

4/26 The Old Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Allowenshay
Farm House)

4.2.58

GV II

Detached farmhouse. C17, modified. Ham stone near-ashlar facade, cut and squared stonework to sides and rear; thatched
roof between stepped coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 5 bays. Below, hollow-chamfered mullioned windows
in chamfered recesses with labels, 3-light bays 1 and 3, 4-light bay 4 and a former 4-light bay 5 from which the
mullions have been removed and a casement inserted, bay 2 had a small window, now blocked; above, 3-light casements,
all rectangular-leaded except to bay 3, which has horizontal bars, with iron-framed centre lights; to left of lower bay
5 a C18 6-panelled door in recess, up 4 steps, with with timber lintel over. Casement windows in south gable; in north
gable a later pattern VR letterbox by Allen. Lean-to and further leaded casements to rear. Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST3924713297

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