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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in West Chinnock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9198 / 50°55'11"N

Longitude: -2.7574 / 2°45'26"W

OS Eastings: 346854

OS Northings: 113639

OS Grid: ST468136

Mapcode National: GBR MH.QC7J

Mapcode Global: FRA 563N.X6F

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263786

Location: West and Middle Chinnock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West and Middle Chinnock

Built-Up Area: West Chinnock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

3/228 The Old Cottage

Cottage. C17, with possibly C18 extension Southwards. Ham stone rubble, parts squared, with ashlar dressings; thatched
roof between coped gables; brick end and intermediate stacks. Single-storey with attic, 5-bays. Hollow chamfered
mullioned windows with leaded lights to lower bay-4 (3-light with label) lower bay-5 (4-light with label) and upper
bay-5 (3-light without label); between bays-4 and -5 chamfered cambered arched doorway with massive lintel; elsewhere
casement windows with small panes or single horizontal glazing bars, those to ground floor with exposed timber lintels;
upper windows of bays 2, 3, 4 and 5 set into thatch. C20 lean-to garage on South gable - attached to Balaster's Farm
House (qv) on North side. VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1982, refers to chamfered beams with step and run-out
stops; wide stone fireplace of C17 in North gable, cracked with early repair, and circular timber stair alongside.

Listing NGR: ST4685413639

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