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Grass Hill, Hardington Mandeville

Description: Grass Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263742

OS Grid Reference: ST5111111465
OS Grid Coordinates: 351111, 111465
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9006, -2.6966

Locality: Hardington Mandeville
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9PJ

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Listing Text


4/184 Grass Hill
(formerly listed as Grass Hill

- II

Cottage. C17 or earlier. Local stone with Ham stone dressings, all whitewashed; thatch; brick end and intermediate
chimney stacks. 3- room through passage plan; single storey with attics, 4-bays with 2- bay extension to North.
Hollow chamfer mullioned window with rectangular leaded panes 4-light wide, under label, to bay-1; a similar window
without label to bay-2; thatch and stone C20 porch to old boarded door in heavy frame to bay-3; leaded casements lower
bay-4 and upper bay-1, remainder leaded steel windows set into thatch remains of an interesting framework for
possibly a C18 dormer to bays -3 and -4. North extension tiled, with C20 casements. Interior not seen, but reported
are three jointed cruck trusses with posts complete, smoke blackening in roof and some wattle and daub partitioning,
some chamfered beans with step and runout stops, some solid oak stairs. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1980)

Listing NGR: ST5111111465

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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