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Lockyer's Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dundon, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0877 / 51°5'15"N

Longitude: -2.7453 / 2°44'43"W

OS Eastings: 347894

OS Northings: 132301

OS Grid: ST478323

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.CN9S

Mapcode Global: FRA 5647.VNY

Entry Name: Lockyer's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262869

Location: Compton Dundon, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Compton Dundon

Built-Up Area: Dundon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/64 Lockyer's Farmhouse



Farmhouse. C17 or earlier, with C20 additions. Local lias stone cut and squared with ashlar dressings; mostly thatched
roof with plain verges and some coped gables, extensions have clay double Roman tiles and Welsh slate; brick and stone
chimney stacks. T-plan with additions. 2 storeys, irregular fenestration. North elevation has variety of casement
windows with central projection, against which is a lean-to extension. south elevation has, as main feature, a central
coped gable which has a blocked central doorway, a first floor oriel window of 1+2+1-lights, ovolo moulded mullions,
stepped stone roof, and in gable former attic window, now blocked, single-light ovolo mould with label over; later
casements to earlier side at both levels, and to right 2 doorways of C19, one with porch hood. Extension on west has
stone steps to first floor door on west gable and stable door on north side. Internally the house may have been divided
formerly; features include an ovolo mould square headed doorway; door & spiral stairs to side of hall chimney stack,
4-panelled hall ceiling; also scroll stopped ceiling beams, wide undatable fireplace; at first floor small lateral
fireplace with ovolo moulding and jambs shouldered forward into room. Part medieval roof has some smoke blackening (VAG
Report, unpublished SRO, 1977).

Listing NGR: ST4789432301

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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