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Cottage South of Womens' Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Mells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2366 / 51°14'11"N

Longitude: -2.3962 / 2°23'46"W

OS Eastings: 372436

OS Northings: 148673

OS Grid: ST724486

Mapcode National: GBR 0S6.F03

Mapcode Global: VH97C.F52W

Entry Name: Cottage South of Womens' Institute

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058322

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266755

Location: Mells, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Mells

Built-Up Area: Mells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/67 Cottage south of Womens' Institute


Cottage. C18. Doulting rubble, thatched roof, end brick stacks, the western one has been lowered. Picturesque, symmetrical facade. 1-storey and attic,2-bays, those to first floor gabled; 3-light ovolo moulded wooden casements of C20 date. Central plank door, thatched hood to C20 porch. Modern extension to rear.
INTERIOR: roof structure is modern replacement. Right hand room has an open fireplace with oak bessumer. Original ground floor rooms have chamfered joists to ceiling.
ASSESSMENT OF IMPORTANCE: This is a good example of a small C18 cottage. The building retains much of its original character and fabric, including the survival of original internal features.

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