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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: KEY FARM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1057188

Location

KEY FARM HOUSE, DORCHESTER ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityEast Coker

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: 263691

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History

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Details

ST51SE EAST COKER CP DORCHESTER ROAD (West side) LOWER KEY

5/133 Key Farm House

19.4.61

GV II*

Farmhouse, Circa 1600 with C18 modifications. Local stone rubble mostly rendered, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate and plain clay tiles over stone slate base courses, West gable, otherwise hipped roofs; rendered chimney stacks. "U"-plan with main facade, but with projecting porch on forth wing. 2-storeys, East elevation of 4-bays. Ovolo mould mullioned windows with square leaded panes and headmoulds at both levels; outer bays of 4-lights below and 3-lights above, otherwise 3-light below to bay 3 and 2-light to bays 2 and 3 above; entrance doorway in cambered arch with square label to bay 2. North elevation of 4-bays, with 2-light windows mostly; projecting porch to bay-2 with cambered arched doorway and old door, with small sidelights in the returns. Interior rather simple and not much altered; the South East corner room has some fine wall panelling of circa 1700; the staircase is of the early C19.

Listing NGR: ST5563813418

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National Grid Reference: ST 55638 13418

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