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Higher Golsoncott

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Cleeve, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1426 / 51°8'33"N

Longitude: -3.3907 / 3°23'26"W

OS Eastings: 302812

OS Northings: 139071

OS Grid: ST028390

Mapcode National: GBR LN.86TS

Mapcode Global: VH6GV.5JVX

Plus Code: 9C3R4JV5+3P

Entry Name: Higher Golsoncott

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264832

Location: Old Cleeve, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Old Cleeve

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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4/75 Higher Golsoncott



Farmhouse. Early C17, reroofed and refenestrated mid C19. Rendered over rubble, slate roof, overhanging eaves with
sprockets, stone stack set in from left gable end, large rendered external stack on facade to right of entrance. Plan:
3 cell and cross passage, one bay addition left, stair turret at rear, outshut at rear right. 2 storeys, 3 bays; all
mid C19 2, 3 and 4-light casements, end bay left unlit, eaves break forward slightly, first floor 2 left of external
stack, one right in gabled dormer, groundfloor C20 window inserted end bay left, 4-light casement right, 2-light in
projection beside stack, slate roofed pentice continued on right to form porch, arched opening, window right double
half glazed doors with C19 figured glass; right return window groundfloor gable end presumably replacing stack, fronted
by single storey wooden verandah. Interior few datable features, chamfered beams with step and runout stops to left of
cross passage, chamfered lintel to lateral stack, stud and plaster partition on first floor, truncated jointed cruck
remaining in another first floor partition. The outbuilding to the rear (qv) is presumed to have been the original

Listing NGR: ST0280639072

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