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Church Lodge Cottage and Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Martock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9694 / 50°58'9"N

Longitude: -2.768 / 2°46'4"W

OS Eastings: 346167

OS Northings: 119170

OS Grid: ST461191

Mapcode National: GBR MH.M8JM

Mapcode Global: FRA 562K.5FR

Plus Code: 9C2VX69J+QQ

Entry Name: Church Lodge Cottage and Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422625

Location: Martock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA12

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Martock

Built-Up Area: Martock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Church Lodge Cottage, etc, Church Street


Church Lodge Cottage, etc, Church Street


12/206 Church Lodge Cottage and front
boundary railings
(formerley listed under Church


Semi-detached house. Late C16, remodelled c1700 and c1800. Ham stone ashlar; Welsh slate roof with abutment to north,
coped gable to south; brick chimney stacks. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys with attic, 2 bays. Lower bay 1 has a 9- pane sash
window in beaded surround, and lower bay 2 a C19 part-glazed door set in architrave, with later plain sidelights added;
above a 3-light and a 2-light hollow-chamfered mullioned window, unworked top mitres, set in recesses, without labels;
centrally a flat-roofed dormer window with timber casement. On the south gable a slightly projecting chimney stack and
two 2-light mullioned windows to match, the upper window later extended and transomed; rear wing has two 3-light
windows and a 2-light to match, the lower 3-light having a label: all windows have rectangular leaded panes. Interior
not seen, but reported are hollow-chamfered beams with step and run-out stops, an ogee-mould-flat-arched fireplace, a
cranked collar roof truss with mortice and tenon apex and trenched purlins. Extending from the north-east gateway of
the churchyard (q.v) wrot-iron railings set on a low stone wall as the front boundary; railing have spearpoint tops,
and there is a matching gate opposite the door-the whole adding to the setting of the house (VAG Report, SRO
Unpublished, 1981).

Listing NGR: ST4616719170

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