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Pound Cottage, Huish Episcopi

Description: Pound Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 263132

OS Grid Reference: ST4108826452
OS Grid Coordinates: 341088, 126453
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0344, -2.8415

Location: A378, Langport TA10 9HQ

Locality: Huish Episcopi
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9HQ

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Listing Text

10/71 Pound Cottage

Detached Cottage. C15 and later. Local lias stone cut and squared; thatched roof with stepped coped gable to east,
hipped to west; brick chimney stacks. 'L' plan; two storeys; 4-bay front elevation, of which bay 1 projects. Timber
casement windows of several types; no windows upper bays 3 and 4: bay 3 has wide boarded door in heavy frame; bay 4
represents an extension, now converted to garage. In rear south wall two 3-light timber frame windows with diagonal set
mullions. Inside, the east wing has 2 equal-spaced crucks, smoke blackened, windbraces missing; it probably represents
the remains of a medieval house; the main wing also carries a cruck derivative truss, traces of smoke hood; some wattle
and daub partitioning in roof. (VAG Report, SRO Unpublished, undated).

Listing NGR: ST4264926483

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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