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Little Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Bagborough, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0946 / 51°5'40"N

Longitude: -3.1906 / 3°11'25"W

OS Eastings: 316724

OS Northings: 133488

OS Grid: ST167334

Mapcode National: GBR LX.C9J2

Mapcode Global: FRA 4667.8TQ

Entry Name: Little Court

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270499

Location: West Bagborough, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: West Bagborough

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/288 Little Court


- II*

Incorrectly shown on OS map as Rectory. House. C16, enlarged C18, mid C19 and restored late C20. Red sandstone random
rubble (render removed), Slate roofs, hipped to right behind parapet South front, brick stacks. Open hall house
extended South probably C18, and North mid C19, earlier entrance on South front now on West. South front: 2-storeys,
3:1 bays, casement windows with glazing bars under hood moulds, ground floor Venetian windows flanking glazed door with
full height canted bay, 3-light sash windows. Entrance now on left return. Interior: open hall house West end lying
North-South, four pairs of jointed crucks, exposed windbraces, probably ceiled late C16, half of 8 panel moulded
compartment ceiling remains, plaster overmantel upstairs on South wall, coat of arms in strapwork cartouche with
figures, plaster decoration on partition. Entire diningroom, mid C19 painted decoration of fairies, fruit and flowers,
views of the locality etc, charming amateur work of quite a high standard. Little Court was the rectory until the early

Listing NGR: ST1672433488

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