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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: 1060606



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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Halse

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 270372

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6/161 The Old Ground -

- II

Incorrectly shown on OS map as Bicknell's House. Cottage. C17. Rendered over random rubble, thatched roof, slate down from roof ridge at rear, external stack right with brick chimney and to left. One and a half storeys, irregular fenestration; C20 2 and 3-light casement window with leaded panes, three 3-light dormers, others 2-light except one 3-light to left of central porch, single storey extension left, one bay, independently thatched. Outshut at rear. Interior: reputedly contains stud and panel screens on either side of cross passage, one partially cut; chamfered beams with runouts and stops. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, March 1974).

Listing NGR: ST1438927021

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in March, (1974)

National Grid Reference: ST 14389 27021


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