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Wash House, West Coker

Description: Wash House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263874

OS Grid Reference: ST5100913694
OS Grid Coordinates: 351009, 113694
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9206, -2.6983

Location: A30, West Coker, Somerset BA22 9AP

Locality: West Coker
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9AP

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Listing Text

9/316 Wash House
(also known as The Wash, formerly
listed as Wash Farmhouse No 102
High Street)

House. C19. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof with gutters concealed in cornices;
two stone chimney stacks with moulded caps. 2-storeys, 3-bays. 16-pane sash windows in plain surounds; central
projecting stone porch with fluted Ionic pilasters and solid sides, up 5 steps, full entablature over: plinth,
rusticated quoins. Matching side elevations with Ionic porch on West side. A single-storey extension to the rear end
Westwards has a gable cross finial, supporting local legend of a religious establishment here for a short period.
Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5100913694

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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