Avalon With Outbuilding Attached To West / House Opposite The Cottage / Lower House

19 Feb 2003
Avalon With Outbuilding Attached To West, Windsor Lane, Stoke Sub Hamdon, South Somerset, Somerset, TA14 6UE
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House Opposite The Cottage, Stoke Sub Hamdon, South Somerset, Somerset, TA14 6UE
Lower House, Stoke Sub Hamdon, South Somerset, Somerset, TA14 6UE
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST4717 STOKE SUB HAMDON CP WINDSOR LAKE (North side) 7/344 Avalon (previously listed as house opposite The Cottage) with outbuilding attached to west 19.4.61 GV II (Lower House on O.S Map). Detached cottage, formerly two. C17. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings, with coursed rubble to sides and rear; double Roman clay tiled roof with purpose-made ridge between coped gables; stone slab chimney stacks. Two storeys, 2 bays, Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows mostly in wave-mould recesses, all 4-light with horizontal-bar casements inserted; separate labels above, these windows being set into gabled dormers with obelisk finials to coping, and below a continuous label stepped up over door, placed centrally - a boaded door in chamfered cambered archway. Additional 2-light window without label in east gable; in west gable at higher level a small stairlight, and against this gable a long single-storey building to match, with garage against house. Interior not seen, but reported is a cambered-arched fireplace in the east room, and suggestion; of a former spiral stair alongside: a similar recess in west gable, some chamfered beams with step and runout steps; also fireplaces to first floor; collar truss roof. (SSAVBRS Report, SR0 Unpublished, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST4844517565


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1511 IOE Records taken by Steve Oxbrow; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Steve Oxbrow. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Oxbrow, Steve

Rights Holder: Oxbrow, Steve


Ashlar, Clay, Ham Hill Stone, Roman Tile, Rubble, Tudor Detached House, Elizabethan Monument (By Form), Stuart House, Jacobean Domestic, Dwelling, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building, Garage, Transport, Road Transport Site