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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: HONEYWICK

List entry Number: 1262425

Location

HONEYWICK

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityPitcombe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Aug-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434649

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History

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Details

PITCOMBE CP ST63SE HADSPEN 5/252 Honeywick (formerly listed as Honeywick Farm House) 24.3.61

GV II*

Farmhouse. C18. Probably by Nathaniel Ireson. Cary stone ashlar with Doulting stone dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Proud quoins with cornice moulding, kneelers to copings; architraved surrounds to casement windows which may be of early pattern, with flat hood moulds over ground floor windows, and two segmental and one triangular pediments to first floor; central 6-panel door with architraved triple-keystoned surround with moulded flat doorhood on stone console brackets: swept wing walls each side with pineapple end finials, both masking C20 lean-to additions. Interior has many good C18 features: dog-leg staircase to rear, with turned balusters and newels, with dentilled cornice to stairwell ceiling, and oval plasterwork panel; all major doorways have keystoned architraves from hall and landing, with 6-panelled and 4-panelled doors; front windows have panelled window seats; in North East room picture panel over C20 fireplace, with two cupboard recesses with shaped shelves on each side, dressed with reeded timber pilasters and shouldered broken segmental pediment; roof frame has tie-beam trusses with pegged purlins. Said to have been built by Lord Ilchester for a parson son (presumably his third son, Revd. the Hon Charles Redlynch Fox-Strangways), but occupied by Mr Thornton when visited by Parson Woodforde on several occasions, eg 20 January 1782).

Listing NGR: ST6531332489

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National Grid Reference: ST 65313 32489

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