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The Cottage, West Camel

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 262751

OS Grid Reference: ST5663625284
OS Grid Coordinates: 356636, 125284
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0253, -2.6197

Location: West Camel, Somerset BA22 7RG

Locality: West Camel
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 7RG

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Listing Text


2/130 The Cottage



Semi-detached cottage. Probably late C18, Local stone cut and squared,
random coursed; concrete double Roman tiles between coped gables; End
and intermediate brick chimney stack. 2-storeys with attic, 3-bays.
Plain boarded entrance door in heavy frame between bays 2 and 3; bay-1
has 2-light timber casement windows with diamond leaded panes, bay 2 and
lower window to bay 3 plain casement windows, upper window to bay-3
earlier pattern 3-light casement window with small diamond leaded panes;
all openings plain with slightly segmental voussoired arches. Casement
windows to South gable wall, and at attic level a semi-circular window
radially glazed in ashlar surround. The South bay of different build and
is probably the earlier portion: high gable copings suggest original
thatch. Attached on North to Henderson's Cottage (qv) with which it has
group value in relation to Glebe Farm House (qv).

Listing NGR: ST5663625284

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Source: English Heritage

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