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Latitude: 50.9706 / 50°58'13"N
Longitude: -2.7635 / 2°45'48"W
OS Eastings: 346484
OS Northings: 119293
OS Grid: ST464192
Mapcode National: GBR MH.M3PQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 563K.15L
Plus Code: 9C2VX6CP+6H
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
EAST STREET (South side)
The Yews (Formerly listed as Yews Farmhouse)
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 (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, November 1976).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: ST4648419293
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