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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1056297



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Milborne Port

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1961

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 261916

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11/179 The Thatched Cottage



Cottage, formerly row of 3. Early C19, modifield. Local stone cut and squared, rendered at East end; thatched, with half hipped gables; octagonal brick chimney stacks with mitred angles; 2 storeys, 4 bays. Casement windows with leaded lights; to bay 1 a 4-light below and 3-lights above, both with segmental arched heads; to bay 2 a 1+2+1 light flat roofed bay window below and 2-light casement with gauged brickwork flat arch above: C20 boarded door in recess spanned by timber lintol to bay 3, above which is a 2 light window set into the rendering: 4-light casements to bay 4, the lower with toplights. Thatched single-storey-with-attic extension on West gable; the attic window an early C19 leaded casement. Interior not seen. Newtown is a planned layout, of c1818, with originally some 80 thatched cottages: it is said to have originated as a vote-catching scheme.

Listing NGR: ST6695818944

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National Grid Reference: ST 66958 18944


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