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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: GREENHAM BARTON

List entry Number: 1176225

Location

GREENHAM BARTON

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetTaunton DeaneDistrict AuthorityStawley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270103

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

In the entry for STAWLEY CP GREENHAM

6/28 Greenham Barton II The grade shall be amended GREENHAM Greenham Barton

I ------------------------------------

ST02SE STAWLEY CP GREENHAM 6/28 Greenham Barton

25.1.56

GV II

House. Early C15, C16 and early C20 alterations. Red sandstone random rubble with Ham stone dressings, stone slate roof, stone stacks. L-shaped plan long block of hall and porch facing South East with service wing North West. 2 storeys, 2:1:2:1 bays; pair of mullioned and transomed 10-light Tudor headed windows to right of porch, 4-light mullioned window outer bay right, 2 pairs of 2-light mullioned windows to left of porch, 2-light cinquefoil with hood mould, in first floor of porch; the latter is crenellated with stepped diagonal buttresses, 4-centred arch with convex mouldings. Circular staircase turret with moulded parapet outer bay right, early C20 addition. Interior: remains in screens passage possibly of aisle truss post, imported stud and plank screen, unusual stair turret between screen and fireplace in Great Hall originally giving access to gallery above passage. Great Hall open to eaves with Elizabethen - style plaster work by smallcorn of Bath, early C20, similar in solar and inner room, 4- centred arch fireplace moulded with reverse ogees. Pointed arched doorway to service wing, originally detached kitchen block. Round headed gateway North East site of courtyard, which originally also contained a detached chapel and lodgings. (SANHS Proceedings, p 17-24, LXXX; Country Life, p 252-7, September 9, 1933; VAG Report, Unpublished SRO, November l981).

Listing NGR: ST0815620047

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society - Journal Title: Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society - Page References: 17-24
  2. Article  Reference - Title: 9 September - Date: 1933 - Journal Title: Country Life - Page References: 252-7
  3. Article  Reference - Title: November - Date: 1981 - Journal Title: Vernacular Architecture Group Report

National Grid Reference: ST 08156 20047

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