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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.

Name: MANOR FARM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1056802

Location

MANOR FARM HOUSE, PRIMROSE LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityMudford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262716

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History

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Details

ST51NE MUDFORD CP PRIMROSE LAKE (off) UP MUDFORD

6/106 Manor Farm House

19.4.61

- II*

Manor house. 1630 with earlier and later parts. Ham stone ashlar, with extensions in coursed rubble and Mudford brick; concrete imitation stone slates, after fire damage circa 1915, stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys with attic; South front of 4 bays with one-bay extension to bay-1, with 6+2-light hollow chamfer mullioned windows, and corbelled attic gable with 4-light windows, and ball finials to crown and end of coping. 4-light hollow chamfer windows bays 2 and 4, and a 3-light to bay 3 over a rebuilt doorway; boarded door with architrave and flat moulded hood on console brackets, with cuboid sundial over similar to that of St Mary's Church Mudford (qv) - door knocker, now removed, was dated 1730. 2-storey brick extension in English bond with 4-light mullioned window; later extension in squared rubble to rear. On site of a cell used by monks of Montacute Abbey, developed into house in 1630 by John Harbin; at one time the Courthouse was in its grounds. (Francis Goulding, Ashington, Chilton Cantelo, Mudford: the Story of Three Somerset Parishes, 1982).

Listing NGR: ST5774718897

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Goulding, F, Ashington Chilton Cantelo Mudford The Story of Three Somerset Parishes, (1982)

National Grid Reference: ST 57747 18897

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