ST ALGARS FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1058902
Date first listed:
16-Nov-1984
Statutory Address:
ST ALGARS FARMHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST ALGARS FARMHOUSE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Selwood
National Grid Reference:
ST 78768 41945

Details

ST74SE SELWOOD CP WEST WOODLANDS

9/469 St. Algars Farmhouse

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GV II*

Farmhouse. C14, further alterations of C17, further C19 work. Random rubble, dressed quoins, tile roofs, two rendered stacks, one of brick. Irregular frontage under 3 gables of varying heights. Two storeys and attics, 1:1:1 bays, 2 and 3-light hollow-moulded stone-mullioned windows to first 2 bays from left, 9-pane sash windows in plain stone surrounds to right bay. Door opening to left in a bead-moulded stone surround, 4 panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; pent roofed rubble porch. Former chapel of a monastic settlement set back to left return, 2-light C20 stone-mullioned window with leaded lights, remainder of a much larger opening now blocked. Virtually all of the C14 arch- braced collar beam roof remains over the chapel; a squint extant in its north wall. Further early timberwork to be seen in the barn 2 metres to rear of the farmhouse (qv) (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1982).

Listing NGR: ST7876841945

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
267416
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in August, (1982)

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: 28 Sep 2003
Reference: IOE01/10354/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Witherow. Source Historic England Archive
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