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High Cross, West and Middle Chinnock

Description: High Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263775

OS Grid Reference: ST4673113162
OS Grid Coordinates: 346731, 113162
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9155, -2.7591

Location: 42 Higher Street, West Chinnock, Somerset TA18 7QA

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

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Listing Text

3/217 High Cross
- II

Cottage. Early C17. Local stone cut and squared with Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped gables;
rendered end chimney stacks. 2-storeys, 3-bay symetrical front. 4-light ovolo mould mullioned windows with leaded
lights to lower bays -1 and -3, with moulded chamfered arched doorway to bay -2, all under a continuous string course
raised above doorway; above doorway a stone plaque incised 'ANO DNI 1604 R.W."; 3-light leaded casements to first floor
with exposed wall plate over. Interior not seen, but SANHS report (1978) speaks of an original continuous outshut,
half-post and truss structure, timber framed partitions and chamfered beams with step and run-out stops, a fireplace
and a former smoke-bay.

Listing NGR: ST4673113162

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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