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Furlong, Bratton Seymour

Description: Furlong

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 261968

OS Grid Reference: ST6781329234
OS Grid Coordinates: 367813, 129234
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0615, -2.4607

Location: A371, Bratton Seymour, Somerset BA9 8BU

Locality: Bratton Seymour
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA9 8BU

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Listing Text

4/37 Furlong
- II
(Marked as Gibbet Cottages on OS map). Detached cottage, formerly two. C18 Local stone rubble, rendered on front
elevation; thatched roof between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys; 4 bays, with single- storey
extension against west gable. Two and 3-light leaded casement windows except to upper bay 2, which is a C18 2-light
casement with leading and iron-framed opening light; projecting open porch in stone with thatched roof to bay 2: bow
window to west extension: bay 4 may also be an addition. Interior not seen. Probably built by John Hooper between 1758
and 1769: was a dame-school c1850-1880. (M. Whitfield, In Praise of Bratton St. Maur, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST6781329234

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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