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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: 1307823



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Compton Dundon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Jun-1980

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262860

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1/55 The Cottage


- II

Cottage, formerly 2. C17, with later alterations. Local lias stone cut and squared, roughly coursed; thatched roof with plain gables; brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. 2 storeys for 3-bays, single storey with attic for 2-bays. 2-light casement windows of varying sizes and patterns, mostly with small-panes, that to upper-bay 1 set into roof; between-bays 1 and 2 a later pattern boarded door in deep recess, and earlier pattern boarded door in heavy frame to-bay 4; all openings have timber lintols. Interior not seen, but a report notes several features of interest in the one storey portion, including remains of hall, cross passage and kitchen and kitchen of a C16/C17 house; passage has rising cobbled floor and chamfered beam; hall has spiral stairs and fireplace of c1600; kitchen has stud and plank screen and various ceiling beams; upstairs wattle and daub partitions, but roof a C19 rebuild (VAG Report, Unpublished SRO, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4793232448

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National Grid Reference: ST 47932 32448


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