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Orchard Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford-on-Tone, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9991 / 50°59'56"N

Longitude: -3.1803 / 3°10'49"W

OS Eastings: 317269

OS Northings: 122857

OS Grid: ST172228

Mapcode National: GBR LY.K645

Mapcode Global: FRA 467G.LV9

Plus Code: 9C2RXRX9+MV

Entry Name: Orchard Cottage

Listing Date: 14 October 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271152

Location: Bradford-on-Tone, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Bradford-on-Tone

Built-Up Area: Bradford-on-Tone

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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The following buildings shall be added to the list:-
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House. Late medieval with early/mid C16 and later alterations.
Rendered, over uncoursed limestone rubble; half-hipped thatch
roof; brick ridge stack and two C18/C19 brick to rear. Open-hall
plan with service bay to left and parlour bay to right; floor and
stack backing onto through-passage inserted in early/mid C16.
Thatched porch; C20 casements, those to upper floor in eyebrow,
dormers. C16 chamfered 2-light wood-mullioned window lighting
stairs to rear. Interior: two obscured late medieval cruck
trusses over hall and service end; parlour end has heavy
rectangular joints on thick beams. Hall has C16 quartered ceiling
with moulded beams; C16 chamfered elliptical-arched doorframe
with coverstrips to plank door between stack and winder stairs;
heavy chamfered bressummer with moulded mantleshelf over open
fireplace; chamfered and arched doorframe to parlour.

Listing NGR: ST1726922857

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