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Little Thatch, South Petherton

Description: Little Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264245

OS Grid Reference: ST4325416892
OS Grid Coordinates: 343254, 116892
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9487, -2.8091

Location: St James's Street, South Petherton, Somerset TA13 5BS

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

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Listing Text

7/160 Nos 27 and 27A
(Little Thatch)


Detached house and shop. Probably C18. Ham stone rubble, rendered rear wall; thatched roof with plain gables to main
wing, hipped to extension; brick chimney stack. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys with attic, 2 bays to street. Bay 1 has 3-light
horizontal-bar casements of early pattern, with iron-framed opening lights to centres, under timber lintels, to first
floor and attic; below is a wider C20 display window with toplights, under timber lintel; straight joint between bays;
bay 2 has boarded door on heavy frame, and in angled return an angled shop window below and a 2-light casement above.
C20 metal windows in rear wall. South side plain, and against the wall a flight of stone steps leading up to the
north-east gateway to the Church of SS Peter and Paul (q.v.). Interior not seen. A picturesque building, of
considerable group value with the Church and The Square generally.

Listing NGR: ST4325416891

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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