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Kennel Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Clapton-in-Gordano, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4531 / 51°27'11"N

Longitude: -2.7899 / 2°47'23"W

OS Eastings: 345210

OS Northings: 172974

OS Grid: ST452729

Mapcode National: GBR JG.MNY4

Mapcode Global: VH7C2.LQGX

Entry Name: Kennel Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 12 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33863

Location: Clapton-in-Gordano, North Somerset, BS21

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Clapton-in-Gordano

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

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ST 47 SE
4/193 Kennel Farmhouse and
attached outbuilding

Farmhouse and attached outbuilding (possibly former detached kitchen). C16,
considerably altered C19. Rubble, sortie rendering on entrance (north) front; pantile
roof. Three room cross-passage plan, original stairs replaced by C19 wood staircase;
at the back (south) side is a formerly detached gabled building in the same materials
and similar roof pitch, perhaps originally a detached kitchen, now connected to main
block by outshuts with corrugated iron roofing. Two storeys, 4 lst-floor windows.
Various 2-light and 3-light wood casements with horizontal bars, in left-hand bay
taller casements with transoms, and 3-light window with transom to right of door.
C19 plank and fillet door in bay 2; end window at ground floor right in former wide
opening bricked up to sill level. External end stacks,that on right raised in brick;
small brick ridge stack to right of door. Left return has a tall single-light casement
to first floor,and blocked opening of similar size below, to right of very large
external stack; to its left a 3-light casement at ground floor. Some remains of early
rendering and colourwash on stack. Rear: attached outshut conceals much of ground
floor. 1st floor has 3 small 2-light casements, and an eaves stack in brick. At right
gable a large raking buttress, not bonded in. Behind main block a rendered and pantiled
block with door to north. Interior: not accessible but centre room contains compart-
mental ceiling with deeply-chamfered beams of probably C16 date, and right-hand room
has similar transverse beams. Some C19 shutters. Roof structure not seen. This is
a substantial farm building with thick walls (c600mm), located almost underneath a
flyover section of the M5, surrounded by dense undergrowth and in a state of dereliction
at time of inspection (October 1988)

Listing NGR: ST4521072974

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