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BARR HOUSE

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.

Name: BARR HOUSE

List entry Number: 1060533

Location

BARR HOUSE

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bishop's Hull

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270510

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST12NE BISHOP'S HULL CP BARR

4/1 Barr House

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GV II

House. C17 farmhouse enlarged mid C18, altered mid C19 and mid and late C20. Render grooved as ashlar over brick, slate roof hipped to left, overhanging eaves, decorative brackets. Plan: farmhouse incorporated into U-plan C18 house facing South with hipped stair tower on North front, entrance resited on East front mid C19 and North front service end enlarged to form square. East front: 2 storeys, 3 bays; first floor 12-pane sash windows, ground floor 16-pane sash windows with inserted C20 light to left of flat roofed ashlar Bath stone Boric porch, moulded cornice and ball finials, 2 x 3 panel door with rectangular light above, marginal glazing bars. Left return 5 bays, third bay left blocked, 12-pane sash window first floor, ground floor flat roofed ashlar canted bay, 16 pane sash window left of centre, (earlier entrance), 12-pane sash window end bay right, Interior: hall now dining room, contains mid C18 circular moulded ceiling with outer segments, remains of stencilled floral decoration visible, sinilar moulding to stair ceiling with cherubs head, stairs rebuilt.

Listing NGR: ST1949725047

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National Grid Reference: ST 19497 25047

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