Parsonage Farm House
- 2 Nov 2001
- Parsonage Farm House, Oare, West Somerset, Somerset
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SS84NW OARE CP CULBONE
Parsonage Farm House 2/32 22.5.69
- II Cottage, subsequently enlarged with adjoining bank barn over stables and coachouse, now all one dwelling. C17, enlarged late C19, entrance resited and porch added mid C20. Red sandstone random rubble, steeply pitched West Somerset slate roofs, half hipped east end, catslide roofs over additions, large stone stack at junction with higher independently roofed C19 addition, lateral stack on north front, tall roughcast stack rising to right, battered roughcast stacks rising from rear of bank barn. Plan: 2-cell cottage with lateral stack to right on entrance (now blocked) on north front, extended with additions on north and south sides set into hillside, south porch added, dwelling linked by covered way to 3-bay outbuilding. One and a half storeys, 2-light casement in gable to right of lateral Stack, catslide roof to right, ground floor 3-light arched mullioned window in cement on site of original entrance, similar in re-entrant angle of extension right, c1500 3-light arched mullion window with remains of leaf decoration in spandrels restored and reset from another earlier building right of stack, arch headed light to right. Entered through covered way linking 2-storey, 3-bay bank barn over coach house and stable, double door at rear.
Listing NGR: SS8397547718
© Mr R.M Rayner. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Rayner, R.M
Rights Holder: Rayner, R.M
Rubble, Sandstone, Slate, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Bank Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Barn, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Stable, Animal Shed, Transport, Coach House, Road Transport Site, Covered Way, Unassigned