Mill Farmhouse

19 Jul 2000
Mill Farmhouse, Station Road, Flax Bourton, North Somerset, Somerset, BS48 1NG
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST 56 NW FLAX BOURTON STATION ROAD (south-east side)

7/88 Mill Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse and mill house. Probably late mediaeval; remodelled late C16/early C17 and C19. Rubble; pantile roof; rubble stacks. 2 storeys. 5 bays with 2- and 3-light C19 and C20 casement windows. Off-centre gabled, projecting wing of 2 storeys. Plank door to right in single storey, C20 lean to. Projecting rear stair tower. Interior. Kitchen: fireplace with chamfered lintel.

Parlour: stop-chamfered beams; large ashlar fire surround with double ogee moulded left jamb, chamfered lintel and coved and moulded mantelshelf. Winder stair; the door at the foot of the stairs has a chamfered surround with a 4-centred head. A similar doorway enters the first floor room of the projecting wing; ashlar fire surround, chamfered with a 4-centred head; the rear of the fireplace retains 2 fragments of black painted decoration as three, veined leaves bunched together. Roof: over the parlour chamber is a collar-beam truss, with evidence of removed arch-braces.

Listing NGR: ST5115369896


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0380 IOE Records taken by Cyril N Chapman; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Cyril N. Chapman. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Chapman, Cyril N.

Rights Holder: Chapman, Cyril N.


Pantile, Rubble, Medieval Farmhouse, Tudor Domestic, Elizabethan Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Mill House, Industrial House, Industrial