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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: 1307365



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Knowle St. Giles

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262198

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KNOWLE ST GILES CP WOODH0USE LANE (East side) ST31SW 1/71 Woodhouse Farmhouse -

- II

Detached farmhouse. At least C13 origins. but rebuilt following a fire in 1806. Ham stone rubble with ashlar dressings; concrete tile roof between stepped coped gables; stone chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 3-bay south elevation. Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows with 4-centre-arched lights, 4-light to outer bays, 3-light to bay 2, on ground floor; above are similar but plain chamfer mullioned windows, all without labels, but with horizontal glazing bars and internal ferramenta between bays 1/2 a 6-panel door, up 4 steps, in coped gabled ashlar porch with cambered outer arch: blocked 4-centre-arched doorway between bays 2/3. Projecting chimney stack on west gable, with mullioned window to attic and sash window to first floor: attached to this gable a range of lower 2-storey farm buildings including stables, etc, probably of slightly later date, Interior not inspected, but noted were window shutters and original staircase. (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, 1978, pl59).

Listing NGR: ST3431710777

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1978), 159

National Grid Reference: ST 34317 10777


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