History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Day's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Load, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0075 / 51°0'27"N

Longitude: -2.7624 / 2°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 346606

OS Northings: 123401

OS Grid: ST466234

Mapcode National: GBR MH.JXMM

Mapcode Global: FRA 563G.1NF

Entry Name: Day's House

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419396

Location: Long Load, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Long Load

Built-Up Area: Long Load

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in
Long Sutton

Listing Text

Day's House, Main Road.
9/121
3/121

------------------------------------

Day's House, Main Road.
9/121
3/121

------------------------------------
ST4623 LONG LOAD MAIN ROAD (West side)

9/121 Day's House
(formerly Listed as Day's
Farmhouse)

19.4.61

GV II

Detached house. Dated 1717. Ham stone near-ashlar, coursed rubble to sides and rear; plain clay tile roof with stepped
coped south gable, plain to north; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 4 bays. Ovolo-mould mullioned windows
of 3 lights with labels, bays 1 and 3, the former with horizontal bar inserts; to bay 2 are 12-pane sash windows in
plain openings: between bays 1 and 2 a moulded cambered-arched doorway with moulded flat stone hood on simple brackets,
and bay 4 has tall stable-type door under timber lintol: on north side through waggon-way, the roof carried on 2 tall
stone piers, with side wall against house timber-boarded over a lias stone base, tie-beam roof. Further mullioned
window in south gable, also an oval attic window. Extensions to rear. Datestone over front doorway reads CD1717.
Interior not seen, but reported is a central cross- passage 2 room plan with outshut - no significant internal
features: an attempt to extend the house into the side barn appears to have been abandoned. (SSAVBRG Report, SRO
Unpublished, August 1881; Somerset Villages - Long Load and Knole, Long Sutton, SSAVBRG, 1982).

Listing NGR: ST4660623401

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.