Yew Tree Farnhouse

Date:
31 May 2002
Location:
Yew Tree Farnhouse, Butcombe, North Somerset, Somerset, BS40 7UR
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Yew Tree Farnhouse, Butcombe, North Somerset, Somerset, BS40 7UR
Reference:
IOE01/07546/21
Type:
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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.

In the entry for:-

ST 56 SW BUTCOMBE

1816/6/10000 Yew Tree Farmhouse

II

the entry shall be amended to read:

ST 56 SW BUTCOMBE

1816/6/10001 Yew Tree Farmhouse

II

------------------------------------ The following building shall be added to the list:-

ST 56 SW BUTCOMBE

1816/6/10000 Yew Tree Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse, now house. Roughly coursed limestone rubble with part-rendered wing, pantile roof, stone coped gable to right (SE) and stone ridge and right end stacks. T-plan with left-hand cross wing to NW: C15 three-bay open hall had stack and floor inserted in C17; through-passage to right of stack in lower end rebuilt as parlour wing in C17. Two storeys; 3-window range.

Timber lintels over C20 half-glazed door and casements; C19 two- light casement with turnbuckle to first-floor centre; cross wing projects to front and rear, with C19 lean-to to rear. Interior: noted as having 3-bay smoke-blackened cruck roof to hall with notched tenoned apex and in-line tenoned purlins; cruck to left obscured by inserted stack; ground-floor hall fireplace has arched chamfered bressumer and chamfered stone joints with oven to left possibly inserted into curing chamber. Parlour to right has scroll stops to chamfered ground-floor beam and first-floor fireplace; through-passage blocked to rear and retains head beam to front. Altered crude truss to cross wing. (Report for Vernacular Architecture Group by E H D Williams, 1991)

Listing NGR: ST5124161360

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Bassingham_Peter IOE Records for Bassingham, Peter; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Peter Bassingham. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Bassingham, Peter

Rights Holder: Bassingham, Peter

Keywords

Limestone, Pantile, Render, Rubble, Stone, Timber, Medieval Farmhouse, Tudor Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Cruck House, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Open Hall House, Hall House