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A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1579 / 51°9'28"N

Longitude: -3.1195 / 3°7'10"W

OS Eastings: 321803

OS Northings: 140446

OS Grid: ST218404

Mapcode National: GBR M0.79J3

Mapcode Global: VH6GZ.W555

Plus Code: 9C3R5V5J+55

Entry Name: Normans

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268889

Location: Fiddington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Fiddington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/42 Normans


- II

House. C17, early C20 alterations. Roughcast, roof in two distinct parts of differing height, to left double-Roman
tiles, to right triple Roman tiles, 2 brick ridge stacks. Cross-passage plan, later alterations. Two storeys, 1:2 bays,
C20 casements with glazing bars, that to first floor of left bay in a half dormer. Half-glazed door to centre, gabled
hood on 2 wooden posts. Interior with a plank and muntin partition flanking the cross passage; room to right of ground
floor with chamfered and stopped ceiling beams; broad open fireplace with a wooden bressuier, stone jambs; adjacent to
it the well of a former winder staircase; some ornamental plasterwork to first floor consisting of Tudor roses, a
fleur-de-lys, small bosses and a date:- "1638", raised letters. The plasterwork is said to be the work of itinerant
craftsmen who paid for their lodgings in kind. The name of the property is postulated as springing from the fact that a
Norman occupied the site in Cll. Included primarily because of its internal features.

Listing NGR: ST2180340446

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