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Helyar Almshouses, East Coker

Description: Helyar Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263662

OS Grid Reference: ST5393312300
OS Grid Coordinates: 353933, 112300
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9083, -2.6566

Location: East Coker, Somerset BA22 9HS

Locality: East Coker
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9HS

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Listing Text


11/104 Nos 1 to 12, Helyar Almshouses



Terrace of 12 alamhouses. Founded 1640, largely rebuilt in early C19. Ham stone dressings to local stone cut and
squared; fish-scale clay tiles with stone ridges between coped gables; stone and reconstructed stone chimney sticks.
Houses grouped in pairs; 1-storey with attic, 1-bay to each house. Hollow chamfer mullioned windows with steel opening
casements, all lights leaded with diamond panes; 3-lights below and 2-lights above, the lower lights set under one
continuous label, the upper lights having separate gables. Cambered arch chamfered doorways set in pairs between
windows, with stone steps up to Northernmost cottages, with old stone sett footpath along whole front of terrace.
interiors not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5380113231

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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