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South Somerset (District Authority)
West and Middle Chinnock
National Grid Reference:
ST 46755 13312


WEST CHINNOCK CP HIGHER STREET (West side) ST41SE 3/218 No.47 - - II

Cottage (formerly several units). Probably C16. Local stone rubble; Bridgwater patent triple angle clay tiles with plain gables; brick intermediate chimney stacks. One-storey with attic, 9 bays of which bays -1 and -2, probably a former barn, project. A variety of 1, 2 and 3-light casement windows, some with single horizontal glazing bars and all with exposed timber lintels; boarded entrance doorway in heavy frame with exposed timber lintel to bay 5; attic window bay-2 in pitched roof dormer, those to bays -3, -5, -6 and -7 in raked dormers. Interior not seen, but VAS Report, unpublished SRO, December 1981, mentions a variety of raised and jointed cruck trusses, smoke blackened, and three fireplaces.

Listing NGR: ST4675513312


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'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in December, (1981)


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

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Date: 02 Jan 2004
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