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TIMBER FRAME OF TWO BAYS OF ALMSHOUSES IN GROUNDS OF THE CASTLE

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: TIMBER FRAME OF TWO BAYS OF ALMSHOUSES IN GROUNDS OF THE CASTLE

List entry Number: 1060076

Location

TIMBER FRAME OF TWO BAYS OF ALMSHOUSES IN GROUNDS OF THE CASTLE, CASTLE GREEN

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269654

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History

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Details

ST 2224 NE CASTLE GREEN (North side)

744/9/4A Castle Green Timber frame of two bays of 04.07.75 Almshouses in grounds of the castle

GV II

Re-erected section of range of almshouses. Circa 1500. Timber-framed with restored [1992] wattle-and-daub infilling. Pitched tile roof with gabled ends. The 2 bays belonged to old almshouses in St James' Street which were demolished in 1897. Re-erected in former Castle moat in 1899 and dismantled and re-erected again on present site in 1992. The surviving timber framing is for 2 single room dwellings with doors and windows in both front and back walls. Boldly overhanging eaves framed on projecting brackets. The frame is thought to date from before 1500. AM. [All the listed buildings on Castle Green form a group together with Ina Cottage, Mill Lane.

Listing NGR: ST2262724628

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National Grid Reference: ST2262724628

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