BEERE MANOR FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED BARN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1059062

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1963

Statutory Address: BEERE MANOR FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED BARN, COMBWICH ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BEERE MANOR FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED BARN, COMBWICH ROAD

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

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor (District Authority)

Parish: Cannington

National Grid Reference: ST 24062 41425

Summary

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History

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Details

ST24SW CANNINGTON CP COMBWICH ROAD (West side)

3/15 Beere Manor Farmhouse and attached barn (formerly listed under General)

29.3.63

- II*

Manor house, now farmhouse, with attached barn. C16/C17, C18 alterations. Roughcast, some coursed and squared blue lias, slate roof, coped verges, roughcast stacks. Tall frontage in a "Tudor" style; cross-passage plan, possibly formerly with a first floor hall. Two storeys and attic, 1:1:1:1 bays, to left a low 2 storey porch, front-facing gable with a lancet; tall 2 storey projecting gabled wing to third bay from left, again with a lancet in gable; to the left side of the wing a projecting rendered stack with an offset; C18 2 and 4-light wooden-mullioned and transomed windows in stone surrounds, moulded sills, each light with close-set glazing bars, lower half of each light of each window with a sash. Similar 2-light window to first floor of porch, keyed architrave surround; keyed elliptical headed outer door opening with emphasised imposts, moulded 4-centred arch inner door opening, C19 half-glazed door. Barn at right angles to the left of frontage, random rubble, roughcast, double Roman tile roof. Two storeys, inner elevation appears as a single storey due to a rise in ground level; 4 bays, 2-light wooden mullion and transom windows in plain stone surrounds, moulded cornices; blocked door opening to centre with a casement inserted to the upper half, bead noulded stone surround, bolection moulded architrave, moulded cornice. Barn connnected to house by a blank 2 storey outshut. Interior of house with 3 half panelled rooms to ground floor, the smaller in the front facing gable with a fireplace in a bolection moulded surround. Stair turret with open well staircase to rear, heavy turned balusters, ramped handrail, flat capped square newels; 7 bay collar and tie beam roof construction; barn with some chamfered and stopped beams. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1981; VCH, forthcoming).

Listing NGR: ST2406241425

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 268862

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Dunning, R W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1985)
Other
Somerset Vernacular Architecture Group Report, 1981

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