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Farringdon Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0553 / 51°3'19"N

Longitude: -3.1885 / 3°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 316795

OS Northings: 129116

OS Grid: ST167291

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FXQ2

Mapcode Global: FRA 466B.9MM

Entry Name: Farringdon Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270239

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


No 9
(Farringdon Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. C16, enlarged C17 and C18. Red sandstone randos rubble rendered facade, otherwise colourwashed, thatched
roof, coped verges right, brick stacks. Plan: 3 cell and cross passage facing roughly East, single cell addition to
South, later North wing (farm building). One and a half storeys, 4 bays, 3-light casements of varying sizes, entrance
between first and second bays right, gabled wooden trellis porch, plank door. Right return single ovolo moulded window,
probably to light stairs. Corrugated iron roofed outshut at rear. North wing half hipped with access to first floor by
external stair with large elliptical headed opening below. Interior: jointed cruck trusses, chamfered beams with
enriched stops, staircase turret South-west corner to right of open fireplace with bread oven, stairs also on West
front, lath and plaster partition upstairs. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, January 1982).

Listing NGR: ST1679529116

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

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