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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1057170



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: West and Middle Chinnock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Aug-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 263755

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3/197 Twindown Mead (formerly listed as Higher Farmhouse) 19.4.61

- II

Former farmhouse. Possibly C16 origins. Ham stone rubble to South portion and North outhouse, ashlar in centre; thatch between coped gables, with Welsh slate between coped gables to outhouse; brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. 2-room plan with through passage, added side room and granary wing, 2-storeys; 3-bay with extension. Hollow chamfer mullioned windows with large leaded panes; 3-light with label to lower bay-1 and above a 2-light in moulded recess; 4-light with label lower bay-2 and above a 1-2-1 light angled oriel; 3-light to upper and lower bay-3, the latter with label : C20 stone entrance porch between bays 2 and 3 with plain doorway. Extension has 1 bay of small pane C20 casements, and to North at mezzanine level a 2-light hollow chamfer window with mullion removed and without label. Inside two end fireplaces with inglenooks, probably C17, one with bread oven; several deep chamfered beams.

Listing NGR: ST4723913208

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National Grid Reference: ST 47239 13208


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