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Melbury Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Load, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0063 / 51°0'22"N

Longitude: -2.763 / 2°45'46"W

OS Eastings: 346560

OS Northings: 123268

OS Grid: ST465232

Mapcode National: GBR MH.JXFL

Mapcode Global: FRA 563G.7D5

Entry Name: Melbury Farmhouse

Listing Date: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420093

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

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Listing Text

ST4623 LONG LOAD CP MAIN ROAD (West side)

9/126 Melbury Farmhouse
19.4.61
GV II

semi detached farmhouse. probably C18, midified and part raised in C19. Local Lias stone cut and squared; double Roman clay tiled roofs with stepped coped gables to extremeties, plain gables to centre raised proportion. Two storeys, 4 bays. Bay 1 and 2 raised with margined sash windows stone lintels; part glazed door in plain recess lower bay 2: bays 3 and 4 not all of one build, and have 2 light small oian casements above and a single central matching casements abive and a single central mstching casement below. Against sout gable a long farm building with throughway against house, then 2 casements set high under eaves and plain doorway to lower left. interiors not seen, but reported is a beaded surround fireplace, and open roof trusses. (SSAVBRG Report, SRO Unpublished, Nov 1999; Somerset Villages - Long Load and Knole, Long Sutton, SSAVBRG, 1982)

Listing NGR: ST4656023268

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