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The Pinnacles, East Chinnock

Description: The Pinnacles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263632

OS Grid Reference: ST4937813238
OS Grid Coordinates: 349378, 113238
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9164, -2.7215

Location: Weston Street, East Chinnock, Somerset BA22 9EL

Locality: East Chinnock
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9EL

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Listing Text

In the entry for

The Pinnacles

the grade shall be amended to II and the description shall be amended to read:-

House, formerly a farmhouse. Two main periods: mid to late C17 and circa 1800.
Late C20 alterations. Front wall of Hamstone in squared coursed ashlar: C17
banded courses to right; c1800 uniform courses to left, probably a refacing; otherwise
walls of rubble. Thatched roof with decorative ridge. Coped end gables. Two
brick gable end stacks. Originally a three unit plan with cross passage
(1 : P : 2) but considerably altered in late C20. An added rear wing containing
dairy with loft converted to kitchen in early C19. Two storeys, 3 window front.
Entrance doorway to former cross passage with flat cockbead stone surround of
c1800. Plain boarded door. A three-light casement with hollow chamfer stone
mullions on each floor of left hand bay. A similar 2-light mullioned window to
ground floor of central bay with eared hoodmould over. Other windows in front
are 4-light timber framed casements. Interior altered but retains stop chamfered
beams and mid to late C17 stone arched F.P. surround with hollow and ogee mouldings.
Bread oven associated with chimney in rear wing.


The Pinnacles


Cottage. Early C17. Ham stone ashlar and dressings; thatch between gables: brick end and centre chimney stack.
"L"-plan; 2-storeys, 3-bays. Hollow chamfer mullioned windows with inserted timber casements to bay-1 and bay-2 lower;
plain boarded entrance door in plain surround between bays-1 and 2; half glazed door with sidelights and metal hood
over to bay-3; above to bays 2 and 3 four-light wood casements. Interior not accessible (June 1983), but deep chamfered
beams visible inside; a C17 fireplace partly revealed in North gable wall; another large plainer fireplace in rear

Listing NGR: ST4937813238

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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