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Montacute Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Montacute, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.95 / 50°57'0"N

Longitude: -2.7156 / 2°42'56"W

OS Eastings: 349826

OS Northings: 116976

OS Grid: ST498169

Mapcode National: GBR MK.NHTL

Mapcode Global: FRA 566L.MVL

Entry Name: Montacute Cottage

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434926

Location: Montacute, South Somerset, Somerset, TA15

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Montacute

Built-Up Area: Montacute

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST4916 MONTACUTE CP THE BOROUGH (East side)
8/106 No.1
(Montacute Cottage)
19.4.61
GV II
Semi-detached house. Circa 1500 and later. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof over stone
slate base courses between stepped coped gables; stone chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. To bay 1 are chamfered
mullioned windows of 3 lights, the upper plain, the lower in a chamfered recess with a C20 label over, lights square
headed; to upper bay 2 a 3-light C16 traceried window with trefoil cusped slightly ogee heads in flat-arched wave-mould
recess; to upper bay 3 a plain-chamfered 2-light window in chamfered recess; to lower bays 2 and 3 chamfer-mullioned
windows of 3 and 2 lights in flat-arched wave-mould recesses, no labels, the lights being ogee-arched with
corresponding spandrils; all windows rectangular leaded with some Iron-framed opening lights: between bays 1 and 2 a
moulded 4-centre arched doorway without label, enclosing C20 boarded door. Interior not seen, but said to have been
altered; it may once havel featured an open hall. (VCH Vol III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4983916944

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