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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: 1129814



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


District: North Somerset

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Backwell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Oct-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 33426

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ST 46 NE BACKWELL CHURCH LANE (south-east side)

6/30 Court Farmhouse 13.10.52 G.V. II

Farmhouse. Mid - late C17. Rubble; double Roman tiled roofs; ashlar and rubble stacks. L-plan, gabled vernacular farmhouse, with projecting wing to right. 2 storeys and 2 bays to left part: 2- and 3-light C20 casement windows; one C17 window with ovolo moulded mullion, over C20 door at right which is under a gabled hood. To the right are 2 storeys and attics in a steep stone gables and with a cellar under the projecting wing. 2 bays: 3-, 4- and 5-light casement windows with ovolo moulded mullions, surrounds and lintels; continuous string- course over ground and first floors. Rear elevation: projecting square stairtower to west; studded plank door off-centre to right, strap hinges with fleur-de-lys ends, ovolo moulded surround. Interior. Central room has chamfered beams with scroll, stops and a spice cupboard with butterfly hinges; ovolo moulded doorframe to dining room, plank door with strap hinges which have fleur-de-lys ends. Kitchen has chamfered beams with scroll and bar stops, large chamfered lintel to fireplace. Dining room: ashlar fireplace with ogee and ovolo moulded, depressed head and rebate, scroll stops; ovolo moulded doorframe to rear, plank door with strap hinges; similar door in rear room and newel staircase. Living room (in the wing): coarsely cut 4-centre headed ashlar fireplace; double ovolo and hollow moulded beams with converging stops; decorative iron window catches. The roof has an extended collar beam truss.

Listing NGR: ST4939968352

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National Grid Reference: ST 49397 68348


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