Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1057318

Date first listed: 06-Apr-1959

Statutory Address: YEALSCOMBE


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Statutory Address: YEALSCOMBE

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

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Exford

National Park: EXMOOR

National Grid Reference: SS 83946 39085



12/2 Yealscombe 6.4.59 II

- Farahouse. C17, agricultural addition converted to dwelling late C19. Slobbered rubble, roughcast possibly over cob in extension, half-hipped thatched roof, asbestos slate at rear, large stone stack left at junction with addition and above entrance. Plan: lobby entry, 4-cell with agricultural addition left, now all one set into hillside. One and a half storeys with single storey addition, 5-bay main block, mainly C20 casements, eyebrow dormers, ground floor windows under wooden lintels, 3-light leaded iron casements to right of C20 stable type door, slate roofed pentice porch; addition left, plank door right of gabled slate roofed projection, 2 and 4-light casements flanking thatched hexagonal bay with Gothic tracery and carved cornice inscribed: 'WO East and West Home is Best EO'. Right return, circular pier abutting entrance in rear addition. Interior not seen, said to contain chamfered wooden lintel to hall fireplace with scroll stops; slate slabs on floor, roughly finished timber work. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, July 1979).

Listing NGR: SS8394639085


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

Legacy System number: 265415

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in July, (1979)

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