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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: 1308118



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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Halse

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270340

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2/129 Common Down Farmhouse -

- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17, restored C20. Roughcast and painted rubble, thatched roof, brick stacks. 2 cell cross passage plan with extension to right. One and a half storeys, 4:2 bays; three dormer windows with 3-light casements, left-hand one with C17 ovolo moulded mullion windows, similar ground left 4-light, C20 4-light casement to right, 2-light opening outer bay right; four centred arch doorway with medieval style stud and plank door second bay left; raking buttress end left. Two bay extension to right, independently thatched, C20 casements with leaded panes, 2-light first floor, 3-light ground floor with C20 partially glazed porch with hipped thatched roof end bay right. Outshut at rear, enlarged in right-hand bay into a gabled 2 storey projection C20. Interior: stud and brick infill partition left of cross passage, four centred headed doorway, deeply chamfered beam with diamond stops, staircase bay to right of open fireplace.

Listing NGR: ST1328430070

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National Grid Reference: ST 13284 30070


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