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Dwarfs Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.198 / 51°11'52"N

Longitude: -3.5305 / 3°31'49"W

OS Eastings: 293156

OS Northings: 145417

OS Grid: SS931454

Mapcode National: GBR LG.4TMH

Mapcode Global: VH5K3.R4DZ

Entry Name: Dwarfs Cottage

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 2 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265538

Location: Selworthy, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text



SS94NW SELWORTHY CP TIVINGTON

4/124 Dwarfs Cottage
(formerly listed as 2 separate
items; Dwarfs Cottage, and
cottage adjoining)
22.5.69

GV II

Cottage. C16-C17, altered C19 and extended C20, Rendered over rubble and cob, double Roman tile roofs, lateral stack to
left of entrance with wall extended left. Plan: 2-cell and cross passage, extended in C20 to 3-cell. One and a half
storeys, C20 dormer in roof space left of stack, full height gabled porch right, 2-light casement gable end; 2-light
casements in outer bays, left one early C19 leaded iron; ground floor left glazed opening, porch set in angle of stack
extension, 3-light casement right, square headed opening to porch, octagonal mullioned unglazed window right, chamfered
pointed arch doorway with ribbed door. Single storey C20 addition left with one window. Interior: plank and muntin
screen to cross passage survives behind cupboards, chamfered beams with step and mounted stops. Curved projection in
corner of right hand room possibly stair turret with pier beside. Formerly known as Clements. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9315645417

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

Description



SS94NW SELWORTHY CP TIVINGTON

4/124 Dwarfs Cottage
(formerly listed as 2 separate
items; Dwarfs Cottage, and
cottage adjoining)
22.5.69

GV II

Cottage. C16-C17, altered C19 and extended C20, Rendered over rubble and cob, double Roman tile roofs, lateral stack to
left of entrance with wall extended left. Plan: 2-cell and cross passage, extended in C20 to 3-cell. One and a half
storeys, C20 dormer in roof space left of stack, full height gabled porch right, 2-light casement gable end; 2-light
casements in outer bays, left one early C19 leaded iron; ground floor left glazed opening, porch set in angle of stack
extension, 3-light casement right, square headed opening to porch, octagonal mullioned unglazed window right, chamfered
pointed arch doorway with ribbed door. Single storey C20 addition left with one window. Interior: plank and muntin
screen to cross passage survives behind cupboards, chamfered beams with step and mounted stops. Curved projection in
corner of right hand room possibly stair turret with pier beside. Formerly known as Clements. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9315645417

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