History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

East Lynch Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.2057 / 51°12'20"N

Longitude: -3.5364 / 3°32'11"W

OS Eastings: 292762

OS Northings: 146292

OS Grid: SS927462

Mapcode National: GBR LF.4CX1

Mapcode Global: VH5JX.NY9K

Entry Name: East Lynch Cottage

Listing Date: 2 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265514

Location: Selworthy, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


East Lynch Cottage

- II

Farmhouse enlarged to cottage with barn. Late medieval, ceiled late Cl6-early C17, partially rebuilt at front and
enlarged to include barn possibly in C18. Roughcast over rubble, thatched roof half-hipped to right, brick stack left
gable end, stone stack to left of cross passage. Plan: probably open hall house ceiled to 3-cell and cross passage, end
wall removed and cottage extended to include barn. One and a half storeys, all C20 wooden casements, three 2-light
dormers left of entrance, ground floor two 2-light windows left of C20 door, one right, and double doors to barn
beyond. Interior not seen: said to contain true crucks, smoke blackened with hip true cruck left gable end, right one
removed when wall rebuilt, lateral bears with runout stops to left of cross passage now blocked at rear. (VAG Reports,
unpublished SRO, February 1973 and March 1981).

Listing NGR: SS9276246292

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.