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Rockhill Farmhouse and Attached Front Wall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Keynsham, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4093 / 51°24'33"N

Longitude: -2.4935 / 2°29'36"W

OS Eastings: 365775

OS Northings: 167926

OS Grid: ST657679

Mapcode National: GBR JV.QKHQ

Mapcode Global: VH88W.QTNZ

Entry Name: Rockhill Farmhouse and Attached Front Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 19 June 1975

Last Amended: 17 July 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485100

Location: Keynsham, Bath and North East Somerset, BS31

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Keynsham

Built-Up Area: Keynsham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


KEYNSHAM

ST6567 WELLS WAY
739-1/5/67 (West side)
19/06/75 Rockhill Farmhouse and attached
front wall and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
WELLS WAY
(West side)
Nos.32 AND 34
Rockhill Farmhouse)

II

Farmhouse, now house with attached wall and railings. Probable
mid C17 core with mid C19 additions and late C20 alterations.
Whitewashed rubble with wooden lintels, ashlar copings and
gabled pantile roof with 2 gable end brick stacks; rubble wall
with ashlar copings and cast-iron railings.
PLAN: L-shaped plan with C17 ranges parallel to road and at
right-angles to road; mid C19 bake-house extension to rear.
Original through-passage, 2-room plan.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey; 2-window range. Roadside front with C20
casements irregularly-spaced to left angle and to right of
central late C20 glazed door; 2 gable ends to projecting wing
with 2 further C20 casements and 2 ground-floor and one
first-floor casement to inner face. Large external stack to
north return wall. Original doorway at angle, now a casement.
INTERIOR: flags to floor in parallel range and run-out stopped
chamfered beams with inglenook fireplace to ground-floor
right-hand room with wood bressumer.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low, coped front wall spear-head railings
encloses front courtyard.
(White E: Keynsham and Saltford: Keynsham: 1990-: 41).


Listing NGR: ST6577567926

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