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Virgins Living, West and Middle Chinnock

Description: Virgins Living

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263756

OS Grid Reference: ST4725613278
OS Grid Coordinates: 347256, 113278
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9165, -2.7517

Location: West Chinnock, Somerset TA18 7PN

Locality: West and Middle Chinnock
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA18 7PN

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Listing Text


3/198 Virgins Living
(formerly listed as Hillside View)
- II

Farmhouse. Early C17. Ham stone and squared, ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped gables; brick end
chimney stacks. Through passage severely modified in 1962. 2-storey, 4-bay South front (North front now altered to
form entrance facade). Hollow chamfered mullioned windows with labels and unworked upper angle mitres, of 2-light
bay-1, 4-light bay-2, 3-light bay-4, ground floor; C20 french doors under new label bay 3; above steel casements bays 1
and 2 have small pane cast iron casements in wood frames with narrow centre deadlight, these last repeated on North
elevation. East gable has 2 mullioned windows, one with label, also small C17 stair window; gable shows evidence of
raising. Flat roofed extension to North is remnant of earlier wing; on West side of same a lead pump dated 1856 still
in position. Inside good C17 fireplace, cambered arch, incised spandrils on East wall. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO,

Listing NGR: ST4725613278

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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