- 21 Jul 2002
- Rumwll Cottages, 1-4, Bishops Hull, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4 1EL
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST12SE BISHOP'S HULL CP RUMWELL
8/25 Nos 1-4 (consecutive) Rumwell Cottages
Almshouses, now private dwellings. Dated 1912. Roughcast, central gable with half timbered apex fronting hipped bell cast roof, wing to left, all with diamond pane asbestos slates, overhanging eaves and twisted wrought iron sprockets, large central rendered stacks, one to left and left gable end. Plan: single cell units, asymetrical front. Arts and Crafts style. Two storeys, 4 bays, original leaded casements largely intact, flat roofed 2-light dormer casements flanking central 4-light casement gable end, similar below, 2-light mullioned and transomed windows in outer bays, leading partially removed left, windows renewed end left bay; raking buttresses to entrances which are round headed in outer bays of central gable, square headed left and right, latter with inserted rectangular light above, all with cantilevered hoods suspended from twisted wrought iron chains, plank doors. Central circular plaque with initials CLF, dated 1912.
Listing NGR: ST1928123291
Copyright IoE Mrs Gillian Reed. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Reed, Gillian
Rights Holder: Reed, Gillian
20th Century Almshouse, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Health And Welfare, Domestic, Residential Building, House, Monument <By Form>, Dwelling