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Orchard Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in East Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9082 / 50°54'29"N

Longitude: -2.6543 / 2°39'15"W

OS Eastings: 354091

OS Northings: 112289

OS Grid: ST540122

Mapcode National: GBR MN.R1BC

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BP.V20

Entry Name: Orchard Cottage

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263682

Location: East Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: East Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/124 Orchard Cottage
(formerly listed as one of a Pair
of Cottages immediately south of
Helyar Arms


Cottage, one of a pair. Possibly of C15 origins. Rubble, with brick gable and extension to south; thatched roof; brick
chimney to extension. 2 storeys, 1-bay. 3-light casement window to ground floor, under exposed timber lintel; above an
ovolo-mould casement of 3-light with diamond leaded panes. Entrance door in side gable. Interior not seen, but three
jointed cruck trusses with long tenons and windbracing are reported; also a smoke-blackened wattle and daub partition
in roof. Adjoining on West side Holly Bark (qv), with no obvious division externally. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO,

Listing NGR: ST5409112289

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

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