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Lewton Cottage, and Gateway on North West Corner Attached to Compton Farmhouse, South Petherton

Description: Lewton Cottage, and Gateway on North West Corner Attached to Compton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264179

OS Grid Reference: ST4183717420
OS Grid Coordinates: 341837, 117420
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9533, -2.8294

Location: Compton Durville, South Petherton, Somerset TA13 5ET

Locality: South Petherton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA13 5ET

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Listing Text

2/95 Lewton Cottage, and gateway on
north-west corner attached to
Compton Farmhouse


Detached cottage. Early C19. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, but with ashlar quoins and Flemish bond red brick
facade; clay pantiles between stepped coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 3 bays.
Horizontal-bar casement windows with flat gauged brick arches, 3-light to outer bays and 2-light to lower bay 2,
possibly a former doorway, blank upper bay 2: lean-to against east gable with open porch and C20 part-glazed door. West
gable has 2-light attic casement window under timber lintel, and on northwest corner short length of ashlar wall about
2.5 metres high, with plain coping and pointed-arched gateway, linking this house to Compton Farmhouse (q.v.). Interior
not seen.

Listing NGR: ST4183717420

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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