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The Old Cider House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9545 / 50°57'16"N

Longitude: -2.9052 / 2°54'18"W

OS Eastings: 336512

OS Northings: 117620

OS Grid: ST365176

Mapcode National: GBR M9.N3T2

Mapcode Global: FRA 46TL.60G

Entry Name: The Old Cider House

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057056

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263986

Location: Ilton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Ilton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Ilton

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


3/70 The Old Cider House



Detached house. Possibly C16, modified. Local stone rubble; thatched roof with half-hips, with plain gable to north
extension; brick chimney stacks. 'L'-plan; single-storey with attics, 5 bays, of which bay 5 is the projecting
extension. Casement windows of several types, including some with early chamfer-mullioned frames, all diamond-leaded,
of 4,3,3, + (blank) and 5 lights; above, windows set into roof are 2-light bay 2, 3-light bays 3, 4 and 5 - this last
in a timber boarded gable; to lower bay 4 a reset stair- light with pointed arch and curved lintol: between bays 3/4 a
heavy early door frame, with chamfered curved sideposts and shallow triangular arch to lintol, C20 panelled door.
Interior not seen, but reported are post-and- truss walls to west and towards east gables; jointed cruck trusses with
some remaining windbraces, a timber-framed firehood; central room with front door - i.e. no through - or cross-passage,
is panelled with chamfered beams. The interior said to have been remodelled, reusing early features some of which may
have been imported, by a Russian architect in the earlier C20. (VAG Report, SRO unpublished, February 1973).

Listing NGR: ST3651217620

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