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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.


List entry Number: 1058902



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

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Selwood

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 16-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267416

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9/469 St. Algars Farmhouse



Farmhouse. C14, further alterations of C17, further C19 work. Random rubble, dressed quoins, tile roofs, two rendered stacks, one of brick. Irregular frontage under 3 gables of varying heights. Two storeys and attics, 1:1:1 bays, 2 and 3-light hollow-moulded stone-mullioned windows to first 2 bays from left, 9-pane sash windows in plain stone surrounds to right bay. Door opening to left in a bead-moulded stone surround, 4 panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; pent roofed rubble porch. Former chapel of a monastic settlement set back to left return, 2-light C20 stone-mullioned window with leaded lights, remainder of a much larger opening now blocked. Virtually all of the C14 arch- braced collar beam roof remains over the chapel; a squint extant in its north wall. Further early timberwork to be seen in the barn 2 metres to rear of the farmhouse (qv) (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1982).

Listing NGR: ST7876841945

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in August, (1982)

National Grid Reference: ST 78768 41945


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