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Cottage (National Trust Estate No 97)

A Grade II Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1902 / 51°11'24"N

Longitude: -3.5255 / 3°31'31"W

OS Eastings: 293491

OS Northings: 144546

OS Grid: SS934445

Mapcode National: GBR LG.58PC

Mapcode Global: VH5K3.VB2Y

Plus Code: 9C3R5FRF+3R

Entry Name: Cottage (National Trust Estate No 97)

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265548

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

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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9/134 Cottage
(National Trust Estate No 97)


Pair of detached cottages subsequently linked to form one dwelling. C18, altered mid C19 and extended late C20. Red
sandstone random rubble, thatched roofs, external stacks gable ends. Unusual plan, appears to be 2 single cell cottages
set diagonally and linked by lower roofed block, extended at rear. Two storeys, all C19 and C20 leaded casements, left
hand block 3-light casement first floor, 4-light below under stone relieving arch, full height stepped buttress on
right return, rendered gable end, set back lower independently roofed bay, 2-light casement first floor, ground floor
C19 Tudor arch head light to left of plank door with corrugated iron roofed porch carried on wooden columns, gable end
of right hand block abutting at an angle lit with 2-light casements, right return of one bay 2 and 3-light. Interiors
not sighted; said to contain left, stair projection concealed in extension, blocked doorway in right hand cottage
indicating probably similar plan but stairs now missing. otherwise no datable features but a charming composition. (VAG
Report, unpublished SRO, April 1979).

Listing NGR: SS9349144546

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