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BURTON COTTAGE FARMHOUSE

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: BURTON COTTAGE FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1057150

Location

BURTON COTTAGE FARMHOUSE, HIGHER BURTON

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: East Coker

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Aug-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 263710

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST51SW EAST COKER CP HIGHER BURTON (North East side) NORTH COKER

4/152 Burton Cottage Farmhouse (formerly listed as House 315 yards East North East of Skinners Hill Farmhouse) 19.4.61

- II

Farmhouse. C15 or C16, modified. Rubble stonework with Ham stone dressings, some cob walling, mostly rendered and colourwashed; thatch with plain verges and uneven ridge to South East end; end and central brick chimney stacks. Cross-entry long-house type; single- storey with attic, 4-bays. C19 casement window of 3-lights to bay-1, with earlier leaded casement window set into thatch above; to bay-2 a 3-light ovolo-mould stone mullioned window with rectangular leaded panes under label, with 3-light casement window above; lean-to buttresses on either side bay-2; plain entrance door and small leaded pane single light casement window bay-3, with 2-light casement window above; C20 2-light leaded window in artificial stone surround bay-4. Interior not seen, but jointed cruck trusses with straight windbraces and some wattle and daub partitions are reported : bay-4 was agricultural store and stable until 1975. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST5347013403

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in Vernacular Architecture Group Report, (1976)

National Grid Reference: ST 53457 13413

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