30, LOWER STREET AND MANOR COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056863
Date first listed:
04-Feb-1958
Date of most recent amendment:
18-Dec-1987
Statutory Address:
30, LOWER STREET
Statutory Address:
MANOR COTTAGE, LOWER STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of 30, LOWER STREET AND MANOR COTTAGE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1056863 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 18-Oct-2019 at 08:14:47.

Location

Statutory Address:
30, LOWER STREET
Statutory Address:
MANOR COTTAGE, LOWER STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Merriott
National Grid Reference:
ST4446912321

Details

ST4412 MERRIOTT CP LOWER STREET (South side)

9/136 No 30 and Manor Cottage (formerly listed as Manor Farm House) 4.2.53

GV II

Former farmhouse, now divided into two houses. Dated 1663; modified in C19, Has stone cut and squared; ashlar dressings; thatched roof between coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4 bays. 0volo-mould mullioned windows: to bay 2 in a 1+3+1 light two-storey angled bay with gable over on shaped kneelers between ground floor bays 3/4 a 4-light in chamfered recess with separate label; a former 3-light with label now adapted for C20 door and sidelight, up 3 steps. T first floor bays 3 and 4 are 3-light horizontal-bar casements, in walling evidently raised. To lower bay 3 a plain chamfered recess with lintol inscribed 'IKT/1663' in incised rectangle, with C19 door up 3 steps. Signs of blocked window east of bay 4. East gable has 3-light mullioned window in wave-mould recess, under label, to first floor; and west gable a 2-light under a hoodmould to lower level. Rear elevation has C19 casement windows, and two extensions, one under thatched roof and one with concrete double pantiles. Interior not seen, but plan said to be of cross-passage with parlour to one side, and dairy entered through the hall, which includes the bay window (Barley M.W, The English Farmhouse & Cottage, 1961, p217; VAG Report, unpublished SRO, November 1972).

Listing NGR: ST4446912321

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
262386
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Barley, M W, The English Farmhouse and Cottage, (1961), 217
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in November, (1972)

Legal

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

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 04 Oct 2002
Reference: IOE01/08916/26
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Fred Ballam. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].