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Sundial Cottage, Charlton Horethorne

Description: Sundial Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261757

OS Grid Reference: ST6625923748
OS Grid Coordinates: 366259, 123748
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0121, -2.4823

Locality: Charlton Horethorne
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4PG

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Listing Text


8/21 Sundial Cottage


Cottage. Dated 1765. Local stone cut and squared; clay double Roman tiles between coped gables; brick end chimney
stacks. 'L' plan, 2 storeys; 3 bays, including a C20 1-bay extension to South West corner. Steel casement windows
apparently in original openings: ground floor windows have deep stone lintols with segmental arched recesses formed
into them, above are timber lintol; plain boarded door between bays 2 and 3 under moulded flat stone hood on shaped
brackets; above this a bold projecting plaque with sundial, incised "Robert Penny 1765". Modern extension copies style
and window motif. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6625923748

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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