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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: FORMER TITHE BARN IN FARMYARD AT CUMHILL FARM

List entry Number: 1058842

Location

FORMER TITHE BARN IN FARMYARD AT CUMHILL FARM, CUMHILL HILL

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityPilton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267584

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History

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Details

ST54SE PILTON CP CUMHILL HILL (West side)

15/112 Former Tithe Barn in farmyard at Cumhill Farm 2.6.61

- I

Former tithe barn, now disused. C14/C15 for Glastonbury Abbey. Coursed and squared rubble, coped verges with finials, freestone dressings; roof missing. Rectangular on plan; north elevation slightly more enriched that to south. Projecting gabled carriageway entrance to centre of each long elevation, broad moulded pointed arch openings; carriageway to north side with angle buttresses, that to south side with flanking buttresses; these elevations each with 8 further 2 stage buttresses; a breather between each, those to north side cruciform. Each end elevation with a central 3-stage buttress and 2 flanking 2-stage buttresses, again a breather between each, 1 cruciform breather to each gable face. Single freestone panel with carved Evangelistic symbol to all gable faces; those to end elevations with a cusped 2-light opening set over, those to each carriageway with a quatre-foil set over. Interior virtually featureless. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 14).

Listing NGR: ST5890140630

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National Grid Reference: ST 58901 40630

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