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Calmut Cottage Lilac Cottage, Hinton St George

Description: Calmut Cottage Lilac Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262330

OS Grid Reference: ST4222812745
OS Grid Coordinates: 342228, 112745
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9113, -2.8231

Location: Green Street, Hinton St George, Somerset TA17 8SF

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

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Listing Text


8/78 Nos 13, 14
(Lilac Cottage) and 15
(Calmut Cottage)


Row of 3 cottages. Probably late C17, with modifications and extension. Ham stone coursed rubble; thatched half-hipped
roof; brick chimney stacks. Single-storey with attic, 6 bays in all: No 15 is probably a C18 extension, modified; nos
13 and 14 may have been one house originally. No 13, the southernmost, of two bays; boarded door in plain opening to
bay 1, 3-light steel casement window bay 2, both under timber lintols; above door a 3-light window in swept dormer;
outshut to rear. No 14 of 2 bays; with horizontal bar casement bay 1, 3-light below and 2-light in swept dormer, with
boarded door to bay 2 having glazed panel in plain opening; timber lintols to both lower openings, with another larger
lintol above door. No 15 is 2-bay, single storey only: 3-light casements in segmental-arched brick lined openings; door
in an extension to north, on the corner of which is set a cast-iron pump complete with handle. Interiors not seen, but
reported are timber framed wattle and daub partitions in No 14, and the south gable to No 13 timber framed above first
floor ceiling level; halved-joint collar-beam truss roof, trenched purlins, feet of principal rafters tenoned into wall
plates. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1975).

Listing NGR: ST4222812745

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Source: English Heritage

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