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Snowdon Turnpike Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8738 / 50°52'25"N

Longitude: -2.978 / 2°58'40"W

OS Eastings: 331285

OS Northings: 108713

OS Grid: ST312087

Mapcode National: GBR M6.T9CB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46NS.MMW

Entry Name: Snowdon Turnpike Cottage

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374151

Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Chard Town

Built-Up Area: Chard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


756-1/3/122 (South side)
24/03/50 Snowdon Turnpike Cottage


Tollhouse. 1838-9. Limestone dressings to whole flint facade
and rubblestone returns; thatched roof with central diagonal
stack. Single storey, 2-window range. Front, facing east, is a
canted bay with pointed window arches flanking studded wooden
door in pointed arch. Returns have pointed-arched windows
toward front and square windows toward rear, west. All windows
are shuttered. Thatched hipped roof has wide boarded eaves
supported by rustic posts. INTERIOR not inspected. This road
was built as a loop at a lower gradient than the former road.

Listing NGR: ST3128508713

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

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