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Glasses Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Cleeve, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1325 / 51°7'57"N

Longitude: -3.3922 / 3°23'31"W

OS Eastings: 302685

OS Northings: 137948

OS Grid: ST026379

Mapcode National: GBR LN.8SJC

Mapcode Global: VH6GV.5S1P

Plus Code: 9C3R4JM5+24

Entry Name: Glasses Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264873

Location: Old Cleeve, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA23

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Old Cleeve

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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4/115 Glasses Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse and attached outbuilding. c16, altered C17 and early c20. Roughcast over random rubble, thatched roof,
external roughcast stack left gable end, rendered stacks second bay left, right gable end at junction with outbuilding
and lateral stack to left of entrance. L-plan, evolution not clear, lying roughly North-South with outbuilding attached
South West corner, possibly open hall house, ceiled, enlarged North with stair turret and unidentified projection on
East front flanking entrance with porch rooM. West front: 2 storeys, 4:2 bays, early-late c20 fenestration, groundfloor
end 2 bays left marked by single storey L-plan addition, bay wider to left of lateral stack, pentice porch right, C20
slate roofed canted bay beyond projecting right, gable end of 4 bay outbuilding with ranking buttress on left return.
East front: oriel window over porch flanked by stair turret right with 2-light casement and projection left with small
lancets, third bay right another projection with lancets. Interior: 9 panel compartment ceiling to right of cross
passage with 3 pairs of jointed cruck trusses on first floor, to left of cross passage steeply chamfered beams with
spade stops groundfloor chamfered scantling joists with step and runout stops first floor, newel stairs rising opposite
lateral stack.

Listing NGR: ST0268537948

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