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Sweet Briar Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in High Ham, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.089 / 51°5'20"N

Longitude: -2.8084 / 2°48'30"W

OS Eastings: 343478

OS Northings: 132499

OS Grid: ST434324

Mapcode National: GBR MF.CQBD

Mapcode Global: FRA 5607.MQQ

Plus Code: 9C3V35QR+JJ

Entry Name: Sweet Briar Cottage

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346078

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263105

Location: High Ham, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: High Ham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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2/42 Sweet Briar Cottage
- II

Detached cottage. C16/C17 origins. Local lias stone cut and squared; thatched roof with plain gables, brick end chimney
stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Casement windows, C20 with diamond leaded panes, lower windows under continuous label; C20
boarded door bay 2, set under thatched hood on timber brackets; in an apparent extension on west gable a C20 3-light
oriel window, then a former farm building, with doorways blocked on roadside, under corrugated asbestos monopitch roof;
further long plain extension to east gable. Interior not seen, but reported are two-room with cross-passage plan,
almost full width gable fireplaces, collar truss roof: similar in many respects to Henley Farmhouse (qv) and Windsor
Farmhouse (qv) nearby. (VAG Report, SRO Unpublished, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST4347832499

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