Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1056296

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Feb-1985

Statutory Address: 49-53


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Statutory Address: 49-53

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Milborne Port

National Grid Reference: ST 66848 18899



11/175 Nos 49 to 53 (inclusive) (No 49 known as Rosemont previously listed under that name)



Block of 4 cottages, originally 5. c1818. Local stone rubble, nos 49 and 50 rendered; thatched roof with hipped and half hipped ends; brick chimney stacks, of which the end group are set diagonally. 2 storeys, one bay each house. No 49 has a projection on West gable and a lean-to porch in South West corner; earlier C20 casement windows. No 50 has 2 bays, of which the second projects; mid C20 casement windows; lean-to glazed and tiled porch in corner, Britannia fire insurance plaque on gable. No 51 incorporates no 52; casement windows; garage doors coupled with entrance door under concrete lintol. No 53 has a semi-octagonal plan projection with conical roof, and a one-storey extension on the East gable: leaded mid C20 casement windows, and late C20 panelled door in side recess. Interiors not seen. Newtown is a planned layout, of c1818, with, originally some 80 thatched cottages: it is said to have orginated as a vote-catching scheme. This bock, although altered, retains elements of the original character not seen elsewhere, and helps to illustrate the general concept. Primarily included for group value.

Listing NGR: ST6684818899


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 261912

Legacy System: LBS

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