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Holly Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in East Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9083 / 50°54'29"N

Longitude: -2.6544 / 2°39'15"W

OS Eastings: 354084

OS Northings: 112298

OS Grid: ST540122

Mapcode National: GBR MN.R1BB

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BP.V0P

Entry Name: Holly Bank

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263681

Location: East Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: East Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/123 Holly Bank
(formerly listed as one of a Pair
of Cottages immediately South of
Helyar Arms)


Cottage, one of a pair. Possibly C15 origins. Rubble, with Ham stone dressing; thatched roof; brick and chimnney
stack, Single storey with attic, 3 bays. Boarded entrance door in centre with heavy frame and exposed timber lintel,
to either side 4-light hollow chamfered mullioned windows with rectangular leaded panes set under labels; above a
3-light ovolo moulded casement with square leaded panes to bay-1, and C19 4-light casement with horizontal glazing bars
to bay-3, both set into thatch, semi-circular 2 meters high projected, possibly over, right of bay 3. Interior not
seen, but three jointed cruck trusses with long tenons and windbracing are reported, also I smoke-blackened wattle and
daub partition in roof. Adjoining on East side Orchard Cottage (q.v.) with no obvious division externally. (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST5408412298

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

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