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Lydeard Down Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydeard St. Lawrence, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0919 / 51°5'30"N

Longitude: -3.2394 / 3°14'21"W

OS Eastings: 313295

OS Northings: 133236

OS Grid: ST132332

Mapcode National: GBR LV.CH50

Mapcode Global: FRA 4637.FSR

Plus Code: 9C3R3QR6+P6

Entry Name: Lydeard Down Cottage

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270378

Location: Lydeard St. Lawrence, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Lydeard St. Lawrence

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Lydeard St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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- II

Cottage. Late C16 - early C17, altered mid C20. Roughcast over rubble, thatched roof, brick stack left gable end and to
left of entrance, brick and stone right gable end. Original plan not clear, West end may have been a tap room before
building converted to 2 cottages, now one dwelling facing South. One and a half storeys, irregularly placed
fenestration, four 2- and 3-light dormers, ground floor 3-light casements flanking C20 partially glazed plank door
right, raking buttress, 2-light casement and end bay left C20 thatched projection incorporating oriel and glazed porch
to door. Interior: 6 pairs of principals with collars, some resting on original wall plate, some chamfered beams,
evidence of a number of blocked doors and windows on North wall.

Listing NGR: ST1329533236

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