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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: 1307659



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Dinnington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Feb-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 264098

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5/13 Parsonage Farmhouse


Former glebe house, now private house. C14/C15 and later. Local stone rubble, rendered and colourwashed on front, with Ham stone ashlar dressings; thatched roof with coped south gable, plain overhung gable to north possibly over timber-framed gable; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3-bay west elevation. Bay 1 hass a 3-light hollow-chamfer mullioned window in wave-mould recess with square label, set high and blank above; bay 2 has a 3-light casement of c1800 with horizontal glazing bars, and bay 3 a 2-storey square bay window of 1+3+1 lights to match: leanto extension against south gable with double Roman claytiled roof, and 2-light casement in west wall: single- storey unrendered extension against north gable with 2-light leaded casement, and further leanto against this. Rear east elevation has single-storey thatched porch, one 3-light mullioned window and several C18 leaded casements. Interior not seen, but reported is the remains of a 2-bay medieval hall, with parlour to south and later kitchen to north; the roof structure includes heavily blackened arch-braced open crucks, and some unblacked closed trucks; hollow- chamfered beams, one keel-stopped; stud and panel screen with remains of triangular-arched opening. A long house probably, modernised in C16 with cross-passage and floor inserted and cambered-arched fireplaces inserted, and some modifications of c1800. (VAG Reports, SR0 unpublished, 1972 and April 1982; VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4030212815

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1974)
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in April, (1982)
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in Vernacular Architecture Group Report, (1972)

National Grid Reference: ST 40302 12815


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