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Latitude: 50.9705 / 50°58'13"N
Longitude: -2.7635 / 2°45'48"W
OS Eastings: 346487
OS Northings: 119290
OS Grid: ST464192
Mapcode National: GBR MH.M3PQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 563K.16P
Entry Name: The Yews
Listing Date: 28 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226345
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423584
Location: Martock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA12
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Martock
Built-Up Area: Martock
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
The Yews, East Street
The Yews, East Street
ST4619 MARTOCK CP EAST STREET (South side)
12/250 The Yews
(Formerly listed as Yews
Farmhouse. C17, with medieval fragments. Ham stone ashlar facade, cut and squared stone to sides and rear; Welsh slate
roof between stepped coped gables: brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 wide bays. Outer bays have
2-light architraved plain mullioned windows of C18, but bay 2 has a 2-storey gabled bay window angled with 1+3+1 light
hollow chamfer in ovolo mould recess mullioned windows, the gable having shaped kneelers and gabletted finial to
copings: between bays 2 and 3 an earlier C19 part-glazed flush panel door in architraved recess having matching timber
panelled reveals. Interior not seen, but reported is a 3 room cross passage plan, with main fireplace backing on to
cross passage, and a plain chamfer mould panelled ceiling to present hall: in roof the remains of a true cruck truss
and one purlin, smoke blackened with square set ridge over saddle apex. To east gable of house a long wing wall with
plain gateway: to west gable a long barn building with throughway next to the house, these both in cut and squared
stonework, the barn having a corrugated iron roof on steel trusses. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, November 1976).
Listing NGR: ST4648719290
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