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Latitude: 51.0973 / 51°5'50"N
Longitude: -2.683 / 2°40'58"W
OS Eastings: 352267
OS Northings: 133330
OS Grid: ST522333
Mapcode National: GBR MM.C031
Mapcode Global: FRA 5687.2JW
Entry Name: Higher Rocke's Farmhouse
Listing Date: 22 November 1966
Last Amended: 13 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345040
English Heritage Legacy ID: 267734
Location: Butleigh, Mendip, Somerset, BA6
Civil Parish: Butleigh
Built-Up Area: Butleigh
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
BUTLEIGH CP HIGH STREET (West side)
12/21 Higher Rocke's Farmhouse
(previously listed as Higher
Probably the manor house of a small manor, subsequently a farmhouse, now a house. Probably early C17; C19 alterations
and additions. Coursed and squared rubble, with some banding, tile and pantile roofs of differing pitch, brick stacks.
Principal frontage to garden of 2 storeys and 2 storeys and attic, main part of 1:2 bays; one, 2, 3 and 4-light
ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned windows, one with a king-mullion, stopped labels; left bay in a projecting 2 storeyed
porch under a front-facing gable; semi-circular head outer door opening in a moulded and dressed stone surround
scalloped imposts, emphasised keystone. Inner door opening in a moulded wooden surround, plank door with strap hinges.
C19 addition to left, 2 bays, 3-light casements. Interior with 2 fireplaces in moulded surrounds with 4-centred heads,
one executed in wood, the other in freestone; chamfered and stopped ceiling beams. Glazed lean-to to rear elevation is
not of special interest.
Listing NGR: ST5226733330
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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