St Benedict's Farmhouse

Date:
28 Oct 1999
Location:
St Benedict's Farmhouse, Knole Causeway, Long Sutton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10 9HY
Reference:
IOE01/00031/35
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LONG SUTTON CP KNOLE CAUSEWAY ST42NE KNOLE 6/172 St. Benedict's Farmhouse 17.4.59

GV II Detached farmhouse. C16 and later. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; thatched roof between stepped coped gables; brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 4 bays, of which the two east bays are of later date. Casement windows with small panes, unaligned, bays 1 and 2; hollow chamfer mullioned windows with rectangular leaded panes, iron opening light and internal vertical iron bars, under labels, lower bays 3 and 4, and above these ovolo mould timber framed windows of 3 lights, leaded, with iron opening lights; small leaded attic light in west gable, which is rendered; east gable apparently rebuilt in late C20. Entrance to rear. Interior not seen, but reported are wide stone fireplace under cambered arched timber lintol, spiral stone staircase, hollow chamfered beams with deep steps and curved runouts; C17 roof trusses, reusing some earlier stoke-blackened timbers. (VAG Report, SRO Unpublished, 1973).

Listing NGR: ST4804325232

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Slocombe_Graham IOE Records for Slocombe, Graham; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Graham Slocombe. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Slocombe, Graham

Rights Holder: Slocombe, Graham

Keywords

Brick, Ham Hill Stone, Lias, Render, Thatch, Medieval Farmhouse, Tudor Domestic, Elizabethan Agricultural Dwelling, Stuart Dwelling, Jacobean House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building