OLD BEAMS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1307651
Date first listed:
19-Apr-1961
Statutory Address:
OLD BEAMS, LOWER STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
OLD BEAMS, LOWER STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
West and Middle Chinnock
National Grid Reference:
ST 46832 13597

Details

WEST CHINNOCK CP LOWER STREET (West side) ST41SE 3/226 Old Beams 19.4.61 II

Cottage. Early C18. Local stone rubble with Ham stone dressings; undulating asbestos cement slate roof between coped gables (replacing thatch); brick end chimney stacks. 2-storeys, 3-bays. Hollow chartered mullioned windows with unworked top mitres, lower windows 3-light with labels over, upper windows 2-light without labels, all leaded; exception is upper bay-1, a 3-light leaded casement : simple doorway with timber porch between bays -1 and -2, and above small stone plaque inscribed "I.W. 1734"; C20 garage doors inserted bay-1, with brick quoins. Interior not seen, but an VAG Report, unpublished SRO, November 1982, speaks of chamfered beams with step and run-out stops; two C18 fireplaces, one with stone lintel; circular staircase. Served as a butcher's shop.

Listing NGR: ST4683213597

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
263784
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in November, (1982)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 18 May 2005
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