RAPPS COTTAGE, AND BUILDING ON SOUTH-WEST CORNER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057068
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
RAPPS COTTAGE, AND BUILDING ON SOUTH-WEST CORNER, BUTTS LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
RAPPS COTTAGE, AND BUILDING ON SOUTH-WEST CORNER, BUTTS LANE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Ashill
National Grid Reference:
ST3380517054

Details

ASHILL CP BUTTS LANE (EASDT SIDE) ST31NW 2/13 Rapps Cottage, and building on south-west corner -

- II

Detached cottage. Possibly C15 origins. Local lias stone colourwashed; half-hipped thatched roof; intermediate brick chimney stacks. Single-storey with attic, 6 bays irregular fenestration. Casement windows of early pattern, mostly 3-light, rectangular leaded with some iron-framed opening lights; to bay 2 4-light and to bay 6 a 2-light; attic windows to right of bay 2, bay 4, right of bay 5 and to bay 6, these last 2-light, all set in swept thatched dormers; projecting porch under catslide roof to bay 3, with early boarded door in heavy frame in the main wall; further boarded door to right of bay 6. Further leaded light casement to attic, north gable; to south-west corner a timber-framed, timber clad building with half-hipped thatched roof, possibly incorporating early timber framing. Interiors not seen, but reported is a through-passage plan, signs of a central open-roofed hall with jointed-cruck-framed roof and smoke-blackened rafters, and probably C17 modifications and additions (VAG Report, SRO unpublished, June 1980).

Listing NGR: ST3380517054

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
263914
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in June, (1980)

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

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Date: 29 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/08335/35
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Tony Ovens. Source Historic England Archive
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