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Cutliffe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton Killams and Mountfield, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0008 / 51°0'2"N

Longitude: -3.0998 / 3°5'59"W

OS Eastings: 322923

OS Northings: 122951

OS Grid: ST229229

Mapcode National: GBR M1.K8HN

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DG.N5V

Entry Name: Cutliffe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270912

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Killams and Mountfield

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/123 Cutliffe Farmhouse



Farmhouse. C16, enlarged with asymmetrical flanking wings and west gable end rebuilt late C17, refronted in brick C18
and entrance roved, restored late C20. Red brick, Flemish bond, over rubble and some cob, rendered east and west ends,
steeply pitched asbestos slate roof hipped to right, wall plate, brick stack on stone base above blocked entrance,
double stack left gable end; wings hipped, slate roofed south-west with external stack on west front, plain clay tiled
south-east. U-plan: lobby entry, now 3-cell with corridor addition on south front linking wings. Two storeys, 5 bays,
first floor C19 wooden cruciform casements, ground floor under segmental headed relieving arches, 3-light left flanking
porch, 4-light centre, blocked doorway between second and third bays left, two 2-light casements beyond, lead roofed
porch, pointed arch window on facade, entered right return through 6-panel door. Right return: first floor 4-light
ovolo moulded wooden window, entrance to through corridor; abutting brick wing unlit with moulded brick plinth and dog
tooth string, diaper pattern in chimney breast. South front of wing one bay, upper storey rendered, pilaster strips
flanking large opening with keystone, similar opening ground floor with brick relieving arches, both with inserted C20
fenestration; re-entrant angle, first floor blocked opening with keystone flanked by pilasters, ground floor relieving
arch with carved keystone above C20 window. South-east wing lower, irregular fenestration and buttressed in west
corner. East gable end with evidence of demolished wing. Interior: good moulded stone lintel with spandrels to west end
room fireplace, lobby entry now a cupboard, chamfered beams with scroll stops, upper storey not seen. The south-west
wing is featurless but is said to have contained a simple plaster moulding prior to C20 restoration. It was probably a
parlour with the south-east wing (not seen) for agricultural purposes.

Listing NGR: ST2292322951

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

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