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Pair of Cottages, 10 Metres West of the Helyar Arms, of Which the Most Westerly is Lea-On, with Fron, East Coker

Description: Pair of Cottages, 10 Metres West of the Helyar Arms, of Which the Most Westerly is Lea-On, with Fron

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263672

OS Grid Reference: ST5407812333
OS Grid Coordinates: 354078, 112333
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9086, -2.6545

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

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Listing Text


12/114 Pair of Cottages, 10 metres West
of the Helyar Arms, of which the
most Westerly is Lea-on, with
front boundary walls
pair of cottages formerly listed
as pair of cottages immediately
West of Helyar Arms Hotel


Pair of houses. C16 origins, now mostly C18 and later. Local stone rubble, with larger stones to the Western half,
exposed timber lintels; thatched roof; brick end chimney stacks. Single-storey with attic, each house 1-bay. 3-light
casement windows with small panes, of several dates, the upper windows set into swept dormers; plain entrance doors in
centre under timber and double Roman clay tiled porch. Later outshuts to rear. Interior not seen, but 4 jointed crucks
and chamfered crossbeams are reported. 1.25 metres high South boundary walls in rubble stonework, castellated,
starting from sides of cottage and running about 3 metres from cottage an integral part of the setting. (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, 1979).

Listing NGR: ST5407812333

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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