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Drive Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4374 / 51°26'14"N

Longitude: -2.7129 / 2°42'46"W

OS Eastings: 350542

OS Northings: 171173

OS Grid: ST505711

Mapcode National: GBR JK.NQ9C

Mapcode Global: VH88R.X4NF

Entry Name: Drive Cottage

Listing Date: 29 April 2002

Last Amended: 1 November 2002

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489534

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

The following list entry:


29-APR-02 Wraxall Drive Lodge (Estate no. 69)


Shall be amended to:


29-APR-2002 Drive Cottage


Country house lodge. Circa mid C19. Coursed limestone rubble. Steeply-pitched clay tile roofs with bands of shaped tiles and overhanging eaves and gable ends with ornate pierced barge boards to deep verges. Stone axial stack.
PLAN: Gabled cross-wing on right with porch in the angle.
Picturesque Gothic style.
EXTERIOR: 1 storey and attic. West front has gabled cross-wing on right with ornate bargeboards, pointed arch attic window in gable and bay window on ground floor; gabled porch in angle with similar barge boards and plank door; roof of main range carried down to low eaves on left. North side has wide gable with low eaves and pointed arch windows. South side has 4-centred arch window and small outshut.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Wraxall Drive Lodge is one of a series of Victorian lodges at Tyntesfield.

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

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