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Little Slades, East Coker

Description: Little Slades

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263685

OS Grid Reference: ST5417112238
OS Grid Coordinates: 354171, 112238
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9078, -2.6532

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

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

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Listing Text


12/127 Little Slades
(formerly listed as one of pair
of cottages 20 yards West south
West of Slades Farmhouse)


Cottage. Possible C15 origins, largely rebuilt in C18. Local stone rubble, exposed timber lintel continuous over the
ground floor; thatch between coped gables, brick end chimney stacks. Single storey with attic, 3-bays. Central reeled
panel door in heavy frame; on either side rectangular leaded timber casement windows, the centre opening lights in iron
with old catches; above three C20 casements, slightly set into thatch above. Interior not seen, but reported is a
fireplace of C17 or C18 with cambered arch wood beam, a stud and panel partition, and a timber framed wall with elm
planks: four early roof trusses, probably jointed crucks, with windbracing, probably the remains of a medieval hall
house. Attached on West side is Slades Cottage (qv), with no proper division and first floor oversailing. (VAG
Reports, unpublished SRO, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST5417112238

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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