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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 FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED DWELLING

List entry Number: 1178338

Location

MANOR FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED DWELLING, FOSSE WAY

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityStratton on the Fosse

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Jun-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 268004

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History

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Details

STRATTON-ON-THE-F0SSE CP FOSSE WAY (East side) ST65SE 5/191 Manor Farmhouse (Previously listed as Stratton House) and attached dwelling 2.6.61 - II*

(Incorrectly marked on 0.S. map as Stratton House), Country House, now farmhouse. Early C18 with late C18/early C19 alterations to entrance front, further late C19 and C20 work. Coursed and squared rubble, some render, emphasised rusticated alternating quoins, moulded stone eaves cornice, parapet with coping, coped verges, end rendered stacks, double-Roman tile roof of double span, 3 box dormers. Two storeys and attic, 6-bay symmetrical garden front, 8-pane sash windows in moulded stone architraves except second window from left on ground floor altered with three-quarter glazed French windows. Central three-quarter glazed front door in a shallow architrave, hollow semi-circular stone hood on cut stone brackets, later cartouche. Flanking symmetrical service wings; left stables, now garage; to right dairy, now dwelling, much altered but still complementing the ensemble. Adjacent to former stables an entrance formed by a tetrastyle stone portico with Roman Doric columns, triangular pediment. Remodelled entrance front of 2:1:2 bays, sash windows with glazing bars; 2 storeyed late C19 porch; flanking wings with 2 light moulded stone-mullioned windows. Interior of Manor Farmhouse said to have features of interest including staircase and panelling.

Listing NGR: ST6663051718

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National Grid Reference: ST 66630 51718

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