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Chapel and Cottage Adjoining, with Chapel Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9503 / 50°57'1"N

Longitude: -2.9281 / 2°55'41"W

OS Eastings: 334897

OS Northings: 117177

OS Grid: ST348171

Mapcode National: GBR M8.NHYV

Mapcode Global: FRA 46RL.P16

Plus Code: 9C2VX32C+4P

Entry Name: Chapel and Cottage Adjoining, with Chapel Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 29 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295411

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263981

Location: Ilton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Ilton

Built-Up Area: Ilton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Ilton

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


2/97 Chapel and cottage adjoining,
with chapel forecourt railings


Cottage and attached chapel. (a) Cottage: Circa 1800. Ham stone rubble; thatched roof with half-hip to north, plain
gable to south; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 2 bays. Small casement windows with horizontal bars, earlier type
frames, all 3-light, with timber lintols below; to right a boarded door with glazed panel in heavy frame, in recess
with concrete lintol over; iron wall tie plate above door. Single casement window in south gable. Interior not seen.
Attached on north side is (b) the Chapel: Dated 1874. Cut and squared grey lias stone with Ham stone dressings; Welsh
slate roof with stepped coped west gable having obelisk finial. 'T'-plan, with north crosswing, single-storey, 3-bay
west elevation. Plain lancet windows diamond-leaded, 2 to gable of bay 1 flanking a pointed-arched doorway; in corner
north of bay 2 a stone porch with pointed arched doorway: datestone high in west gable. Linking the two buildings a
yellow brick wall with pointed arched doorway. Interior not seen. About 2 metres west of chapel a low stone wall capped
with arrowhead railings about one metre tall, with gate to match opposite doorway; stone wall returns back to chapel at
north and south ends, all adding to the setting of the buildings.

Listing NGR: ST3489817183

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

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