This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
GITTISHAM GITTISHAM, (north side) SY 19 NW
House. Probably C18 or early C19. Colourwashed and rendered, probably stone, right end wall brick on stone footings, rusticated quoins; thatched roof with a plain ridge, hipped at ends; axial stack to right of centre, rear left lateral stack (probably C20), end stack to rear right wing.
Plan: L plan. The main range faces south and is, presumably, 2 rooms on plan (interior not inspected); entrance on front to right of centre; rear right wing at right angles.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 4 window front with regular fenestration. C19 panelled front door to right of centre with a round-headed porch with trellis work in the head, the sides replaced with planks. The keyblock over the front door is inscribed "Ma foy a Dieu/Mon foyer a mes amis". 3 ground floor 2-light C20 timber casements with small panes. 4 first floor C20 3-light casements. Judging from interruptions to the stone plinth the ground floor windows may once have been bays or bows.
Interior: Not inspected but said to be plain. At the west end of an exceptional village of traditional thatched houses.
Listing NGR: SY1326298474
© Mr Anthony Aaben-Reader. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Aaben-Reader, Anthony
Rights Holder: Aaben-Reader, Anthony
Render, Stone, Thatch, Brick, Stuart House, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Victorian Domestic, Dwelling
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