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Lewton Cottage, and Gateway on North West Corner Attached to Compton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9534 / 50°57'12"N

Longitude: -2.8283 / 2°49'41"W

OS Eastings: 341918

OS Northings: 117438

OS Grid: ST419174

Mapcode National: GBR MD.NC90

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YL.CZK

Plus Code: 9C2VX53C+9M

Entry Name: Lewton Cottage, and Gateway on North West Corner Attached to Compton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264179

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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2/95 Lewton Cottage, and gateway on
north-west corner attached to
Compton Farmhouse


Detached cottage. Early C19. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, but with ashlar quoins and Flemish bond red brick
facade; clay pantiles between stepped coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 3 bays.
Horizontal-bar casement windows with flat gauged brick arches, 3-light to outer bays and 2-light to lower bay 2,
possibly a former doorway, blank upper bay 2: lean-to against east gable with open porch and C20 part-glazed door. West
gable has 2-light attic casement window under timber lintel, and on northwest corner short length of ashlar wall about
2.5 metres high, with plain coping and pointed-arched gateway, linking this house to Compton Farmhouse (q.v.). Interior
not seen.

Listing NGR: ST4191817438

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