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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.


List entry Number: 1058005



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

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Winsford

National Park: EXMOOR

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Apr-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Jan-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 265572

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SS93SW WINSFORD CP WINSFORD VILLAGE 19/158 Winn Cottage and Thorn Cottage (formerly listed as 2 seperate items) 6.4.59

GV II Pair of semi-detached cottages. Late C18-early C19, altered late C20. Roughcast over rubble, half-hipped thatched roof, central stone stack, stone and roughcast stacks in outer bays. Plan: 3-cell, both almost identical, each with projecting circular stone turrets on facade. Two storeys, long 8 window front, end bays projecting, mostly C20 fenestration below wooden lintels, C19 leaded stair lights, entrance to Thorn Cottage left gabled porch, half glazed C19 door with marginal glazing bars, C20 door to Winn Cottage right below triple ridge tile pentice porch, similar pentice to right over outer bay window. Forms a picturesque group. Interior not seen, said to be without dateable features. An unusual plan for a pair of semi-detached cottages in West Somerset. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, July 1979).

Listing NGR: SS9061934874

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in July, (1979)

National Grid Reference: SS 90619 34874


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