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Orchard Cottage, East Coker

Description: Orchard Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263682

OS Grid Reference: ST5409112289
OS Grid Coordinates: 354091, 112289
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9082, -2.6543

Location: 1 Moor Lane, East Coker, Somerset BA22 9JY

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

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Listing Text


12/124 Orchard Cottage
(formerly listed as one of a Pair
of Cottages immediately south of
Helyar Arms


Cottage, one of a pair. Possibly of C15 origins. Rubble, with brick gable and extension to south; thatched roof; brick
chimney to extension. 2 storeys, 1-bay. 3-light casement window to ground floor, under exposed timber lintel; above an
ovolo-mould casement of 3-light with diamond leaded panes. Entrance door in side gable. Interior not seen, but three
jointed cruck trusses with long tenons and windbracing are reported; also a smoke-blackened wattle and daub partition
in roof. Adjoining on West side Holly Bark (qv), with no obvious division externally. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO,

Listing NGR: ST5409112289

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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