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Jews Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wiveliscombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0591 / 51°3'32"N

Longitude: -3.3417 / 3°20'30"W

OS Eastings: 306067

OS Northings: 129718

OS Grid: ST060297

Mapcode National: GBR LQ.FF7L

Mapcode Global: FRA 36WB.3XX

Entry Name: Jews Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307350

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270206

Location: Wiveliscombe, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/131 Jews Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. C18, incorporating earlier work, with C19 alterations. Cob with
rendered rubble, slate hung facade, remains of quoin strips visible on left
return elevation where there is external stepped stack, Welsh slate roof hipped
to right. 2 storeys over basement, 3 bays; C20, 2 light casements, 3 light in
outer bays ground floor, with single light windows flanking central entrance.
C18 glazed Tuscan porch, fanlight, approached by steps with curved dwarf wall,
rendered. Extension at rear. Farm takes its name from an early owner, John le
Jeu or Jewe, died 1415. (Evelyn Hardy, The Somerset Countryman, vol. XIII,

Listing NGR: ST0606729718

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