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The Yews

A Grade II Listed Building in Martock, Somerset

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423584

Location: Martock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA12

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Martock

Built-Up Area: Martock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

The Yews, East Street
12/250
9/250

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The Yews, East Street
12/250
9/250

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ST4619 MARTOCK CP EAST STREET (South side)

12/250 The Yews
(Formerly listed as Yews
Farmhouse
19.4.61

GV II

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 (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, November 1976).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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