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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: 1060252



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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chipstable

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jul-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 271156

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2/4 Wadhams Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse, now derelict and used as agricultural store. Probably mid C17 enlarged one bay east soon after, refenestrated and enlarged one bay west early C19. Roughcast over rubble and cob, wall in end bay set at a slight angle, slate roof, stone stacks left of cross passage, gable end right, and between first and second bays right. Plan: 2-cell and cross passage with coeval outshots enlarged with a new kitchen to right of earlier one, store with bedroom over added left gable end. Two storeys, 5 bays, first floor 16-pane sash window, ground floor left blind opening in gabled porch. Much overgrown at time of survey (June 1985) with large hole below eaves exposing crumbling cob wall between second and third bays left. Interior not accessible: said to contain left of cross passage another plastered beam and rod and daub screen to rear wall with evidence to suggest that there was a drying kiln in outshot, also evidence of curing chamber beside fireplace in kitchen addition to east. (VAG report, unpublished SRO, March 1983).

Listing NGR: ST0553526585

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in March, (1983)

National Grid Reference: ST 05535 26585


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