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The Tithe Barn tithe Barn Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2096 / 51°12'34"N

Longitude: -3.5495 / 3°32'58"W

OS Eastings: 291858

OS Northings: 146741

OS Grid: SS918467

Mapcode National: GBR LF.42LZ

Mapcode Global: VH5JX.FVCL

Entry Name: The Tithe Barn tithe Barn Cottage

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 2 January 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265532

Location: Selworthy, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

26/114 The Tithe Barn and Tithe Barn
(formerly listed as 2 separate


Tithe barn enlarged to form 2 dwellings. Late medieval, extensively altered C19 and mid C20. Local stone random rubble,
some cob exposed south front, double Roman tiled roof, coped verges with kneelers west end, two stone stacks towards
cente. Plan: lying east-west, unaltered front facing road, south front extensively altered to form dwelling. North
front: 7 buttresses with offsets, central moulded arch blocked opening with hoodmould possibly a dole window,
decorative terminals and centre. Carving. West end: 2-light cinquefoil headed window in gable end, remains of ovolo
moulded window below, much altered. Entrance on buttressed south front, late C19 and mid C20 features. Interior:
without datable features. The blocked opening, possibly a dole window or for tithe offerings, is a rare feature.
(Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9186246736

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

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