The Old House / Glencote

Date:
30 Aug 1999
Location:
The Old House, 132 Preston Road, Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20 2EE
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Glencote, Preston Road, Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20 2EE
Reference:
IOE01/00104/15
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST51NW YEOVIL CP PRESTON ROAD (West side)

1/71 No 132, (The Old House ) (formerly known as Glencote)

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Cottage, possibly of C16 with major C17 alterations. Random local Stone, with end pilasters under gable copings: Early roof frame under Thatch, two end chimney stacks. Two storeys. Random front elevation with off-centre 6-panelled door in arched recess of uncertain date. Simple modern 2 - and 3- light casements, set under reconstructed stone lintols at ground floor level. 2-storey extension to West with random stone wall, Welsh slated roof, stone ridge and ornamental finial to West gable coping: arched opening with garage doors at ground level. Simple timber casement windows - that to ground floor has arched stone head. Interior not seen. Thought to be a Somerset - plan cottage of three rooms in line, with cross passage, reduced in length in C17; later a C19 coath house was incorporated with the House. For full description of roof structure (Gilson, R.G. Report in N.M.R.).

Listing NGR: ST5405416325

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Haigh_Brian IOE Records for Haigh, Brian; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Brian Haigh. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Haigh, Brian

Rights Holder: Haigh, Brian

Keywords

Slate, Stone, Thatch, Medieval House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Domestic, Dwelling, Cross Passage House, Coach House, Transport, Road Transport Site