ATHERSTONE FARMHOUSE, AND FRONT BOUNDARY WALLS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057037
Date first listed:
04-Feb-1958
Statutory Address:
ATHERSTONE FARMHOUSE, AND FRONT BOUNDARY WALLS

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Location

Statutory Address:
ATHERSTONE FARMHOUSE, AND FRONT BOUNDARY WALLS

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Whitelackington
National Grid Reference:
ST 38435 16498

Details

WHITELACKINGTON CP ST31NE ATHERSTONE

3/118 Atherstone Farmhouse, and front boundary railings 4.2.58

GV II

Detached farmhouse, now divided. C17 and later. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; thatched roof with stepped coped gable to west, plain coped gable to east; brick and stone slab chimney stacks. 'T'-plan; 2 storeys, 5 bays, irregular fenestration. Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows with separate labels, 4-light lower bays 2 to 5, with reconstructed stone window to bay 1; above, 4-light horizontal bar casements; to right of bay 3 an older boarded and studded door in heavy frame; signs that roof has been raised in eaves level stonework, also a blocked doorway between bays 1/2; sundial between upper bays 4/5. Further blocked doorway in west gable; east gable has moulded string between floors and blocked window at lower level. Later lean-to extension to rear against return wing: rear elevation has a small square bay window of later C18 with beaded mullions, also C19 margined windows and French doors. Interior not seen. About 2 metres from front of house the wrot-iron railings on low stone base wall, with alternate Gothic-arched hoops and spearpoints, with urn finials to gateposts opposite the doorway, matching gates, and curved return to south-west corner of house, all adding to the setting of the house.

Listing NGR: ST3843516498

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
264036
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 25 Sep 2003
Reference: IOE01/11357/30
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Perry. Source Historic England Archive
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