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Latitude: 51.0834 / 51°5'0"N
Longitude: -2.6587 / 2°39'31"W
OS Eastings: 353956
OS Northings: 131766
OS Grid: ST539317
Mapcode National: GBR MN.D06R
Mapcode Global: FRA 56B8.021
Entry Name: Lower Church Farmhouse
Listing Date: 17 April 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1346024
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262811
Location: Barton St. David, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Barton St. David
Built-Up Area: Barton St David
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
BARTON ST DAVID CP
CHURCH STREET (West side)
Lower Church Farmhouse
Farmhouse, Medieval origins, mostly C17 rebuild. Local lias stone cut and squared with Doulting stone dressings; clay
double Roman tile roof between coped gables; brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3-bays. Ovolo would mullioned windows
with 4-lights under labels below, and 3 and 2-lights without labels above; central boarded door in flat headed
chamfered opening with square label. In east gable small square plaque with hood mould, but any inscription now lost;
below 3-light horizontal bar casements in segmental arched openings. Hipped extension to rear. Interior not seen, but
reported are a stud-and-panel cross-passage partition, chamfer stepped beams, a flat timber arched fireplace with
chamfered and ogee steps; a framed ceiling of 9-panels; three surviving smoke-blackened trusses with cambered collars
and chamfered purlins. (V.A.G Report, Unpublished SRO, 1977).
Listing NGR: ST5395631766
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