Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1057166

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Aug-1984

Statutory Address: GRASS HILL, HIGH STREET


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Statutory Address: GRASS HILL, HIGH STREET

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Hardington Mandeville

National Grid Reference: ST 51111 11465



4/184 Grass Hill (formerly listed as Grass Hill Cottage) 19.4.61

- II

Cottage. C17 or earlier. Local stone with Ham stone dressings, all whitewashed; thatch; brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. 3- room through passage plan; single storey with attics, 4-bays with 2- bay extension to North. Hollow chamfer mullioned window with rectangular leaded panes 4-light wide, under label, to bay-1; a similar window without label to bay-2; thatch and stone C20 porch to old boarded door in heavy frame to bay-3; leaded casements lower bay-4 and upper bay-1, remainder leaded steel windows set into thatch remains of an interesting framework for possibly a C18 dormer to bays -3 and -4. North extension tiled, with C20 casements. Interior not seen, but reported are three jointed cruck trusses with posts complete, smoke blackening in roof and some wattle and daub partitioning, some chamfered beans with step and runout stops, some solid oak stairs. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1980)

Listing NGR: ST5111111465


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Legacy System number: 263742

Legacy System: LBS


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

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