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Laughing Water

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovilton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0023 / 51°0'8"N

Longitude: -2.6494 / 2°38'58"W

OS Eastings: 354525

OS Northings: 122749

OS Grid: ST545227

Mapcode National: GBR MN.K2LC

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BG.HNJ

Entry Name: Laughing Water

Listing Date: 16 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262800

Location: Yeovilton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovilton

Built-Up Area: Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/187 Laughing Water



Cottage. Probably C18, with early and late C20 modifications. Local
stone cut squared and coursed, exposed timber lintols to ground floor;
concrete double Roman tiles replacing thatch; brick end and central
chimney stacks. Single-storey with attic, 4 bays. Entrance door between
bays 2 and 3, probably early C20 door with flat timber hood on heavy
brackets. 2-light casement windows, 3-light to bay 4, with small leaded
panes; lower window to bay 4 has older casement window with iron opening
light; upper windows set into raked dormers. Forms picturesque group at
end of village with Weir Cottage (qv).

Listing NGR: ST5452522749

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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