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Abbey House, Hinton St George

Description: Abbey House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262294

OS Grid Reference: ST4193512514
OS Grid Coordinates: 341935, 112514
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9092, -2.8272

Location: Abbey Street, Hinton St George, Somerset TA17 8RZ

Locality: Hinton St George
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA17 8RZ

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Listing Text


7/44 Abbey House

Detached cottage. Circa 1700, modified. Ham stone rubble, ashlar dressings; brick quoins to south gable; thatched roof
between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3-bay symmetrical facade. Hollow-chamfer mullioned windows
in chamfered recesses, first floor 4-light with labels, ground floor 3-light without labels, some iron-framed opening
casements. To lower bay 2 a six-panel door with toplights under timber hood, on wrot-iron backets. Single-storey
extension with half-hipped thatched roof to north gable, loft door in end gable: plain south gable. Interior said to
have a 3-room plan with staircase in entrance hall, with an attic stair in south gable alongside the massive fireplace;
tie-beam roof trusses. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1977).

Listing NGR: ST4193512514

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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