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THE ORCHARD OR LITTLE ORCHARD, AND FRONT BOUNDARY RAILINGS

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.

Name: THE ORCHARD OR LITTLE ORCHARD, AND FRONT BOUNDARY RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1057020

Location

THE ORCHARD OR LITTLE ORCHARD, AND FRONT BOUNDARY RAILINGS, HOLLOW LANE

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Dinnington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Feb-1958

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 264101

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DINNINGTON CP HOLLOW LANE (West side)

ST41SW The Orchard or Little Orchard, 5/16 and front boundary railings

4.2.58

GV II

Detached house, Earlier C17. Ham stone near-ashlar; thatched roof with coped south gable; plain gable to north; brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4 bays. Reserve-chamfered mullioned windows, of 3 lights to upper bays 1, 3 and 4 with 2-light upper bay 2, and below 4-light to lower 1 and 5-light to bays 3 and 4, these lower windows with labels; all windows rectangular-leaded with iron-framed opening casements, some having curl stays; to lower bay 2 a C20 boarded part-glazed door in plain recess. South gable plain; C20 windows in north gable, later outshut to rear in rubble stonework. Interior not seen, but reported is a 3-unit cross-passage plan; collar-beam trussed roof with scarfed trenched purlins; signs of former doorway in rear of building, large but modified fireplaces. About 3 metres in front of house, with curved returns back to house at each end, a low stone kerbing with wrought-iron railings having spear-points, with braced standards carrying cast urn finials, and pair of matching gates opposite the doorway, all contributing to the setting of the house and of the street scene, (VAG Report, SRO unpublished, 1973).

Listing NGR: ST4023713027

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in Vernacular Architecture Group Report, (1973)

National Grid Reference: ST 40237 13027

Map

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