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The Old Smithy, with Front Boundary Railings, Brewham

Description: The Old Smithy, with Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261516

OS Grid Reference: ST7214136158
OS Grid Coordinates: 372141, 136158
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1240, -2.3994

Locality: Brewham
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA10 0JZ

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Listing Text


2/37 The Old Smithy, with front
boundary railings


Cottage. First half of C18 with adjacent smithy. Local stone rubble; undulating plain clay tile roof between coped
gables; stone end chimney stacks with brick caps. 2 storeys, 3 bays with single storey smithy on North West corner.
2-light C20 casement windows with diamond leaded glass panes under older exposed timber lintels; central boarded
entrance door in heavy slightly moulded frame. Smithy links this property to Bridge Cottage (qv). Interior: stop and
runout chamfered beads, otherwise much modified. Brick wall about 1 metre high projects from South West corner, with
stone coping, with return along roadside boundary as low brick wall with stone coping capped by simple railings; a
central gate has bud finial standards and matching finials to middle rail. This cottage is in a significant position in
the centre of the village.

Listing NGR: ST7214136158

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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