Description: Holly Bank
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263681
OS Grid Reference: ST5408412298
OS Grid Coordinates: 354084, 112298
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9083, -2.6544
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ST5412 EAST COKER CP
12/123 Holly Bank
(formerly listed as one of a Pair
of Cottages immediately South of
Cottage, one of a pair. Possibly C15 origins. Rubble, with Ham stone dressing; thatched roof; brick and chimnney
stack, Single storey with attic, 3 bays. Boarded entrance door in centre with heavy frame and exposed timber lintel,
to either side 4-light hollow chamfered mullioned windows with rectangular leaded panes set under labels; above a
3-light ovolo moulded casement with square leaded panes to bay-1, and C19 4-light casement with horizontal glazing bars
to bay-3, both set into thatch, semi-circular 2 meters high projected, possibly over, right of bay 3. Interior not
seen, but three jointed cruck trusses with long tenons and windbracing are reported, also I smoke-blackened wattle and
daub partition in roof. Adjoining on East side Orchard Cottage (q.v.) with no obvious division externally. (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, 1976).
Listing NGR: ST5408412298
Source: English Heritage
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