TUDOR COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1057044
Date first listed:
04-Feb-1958
Statutory Address:
TUDOR COTTAGE, BROADWAY STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of TUDOR 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 - 1057044 .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 16-Oct-2019 at 13:10:41.

Location

Statutory Address:
TUDOR COTTAGE, BROADWAY STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Broadway
National Grid Reference:
ST3199515428

Details

ST31NW BROADWAY CP BROADWAY STREET (north side)

3/7 Tudor Cottage

4.2.58

GV II*

Farmhouse. now dwelling C16, altered and extended C18, restored early C20. Squared and coursed local stone, Ham stone dressings, thatched roof, brick stack left gable end, to right of through passage and set in from gable end right, Plan: 3-cell and cross passage facing south, extended one bay west, now garage, outshot at rear. Two storeys, 3 bays, 5-light mullioned window left, 2- and 3-light windows right, ground floor 5-light hollow chamfer stole mullioned window cut flat on reverse, replica 3-light stone mullioned windows to right of entrance, garage doors end bay right; hooded thatched porch to C20 studded plank door. Interior: plank and muntin screen with cambered head to kichen, chamfered beams with step and runout slops, large recess to right of fireplace, cambered head to outhot. Hall with chamfered lintel and chamfered stone jambs to fireplace, chamfered beads with unusual stops, probably imported early C13 straight stair with opening string, turned balusters, moulded handrail and square newel with turned finial, plank and muntin screen to inner roof with cambered head, Three pairs of jointed cruck trusses at east end, 2 pairs of framed collar beam trusses west. Hall stack rising independently between 2 cruck trusss with 'a frame of long converging studs' described in 1972 by Sir R de Z Hall as 'unique in our experience so far'. There is said to be evidence of smoke blackening, otherwise this would have seemed to be an obvious example of an open hall house. In the 1920s and '30s the house belonged to the well-known Taunton antique dealer Captain Halliday and he is known to have imported and altered some features on the ground floor. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, December 1972; photograph in NMR),

Listing NGR: ST3199515428

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
264062
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in December, (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: 24 Jan 2006
Reference: IOE01/14861/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Perry. 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].