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Golsoncott Cottage and Detached Privy, One Metre South, Old Cleeve

Description: Golsoncott Cottage and Detached Privy, One Metre South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 264831

OS Grid Reference: ST0269039069
OS Grid Coordinates: 302690, 139069
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1426, -3.3924

Locality: Old Cleeve
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6QU

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Listing Text


4/74 Golsoncott Cottage and detached
privy, one metre South

- II

Cottage. C17-18, restored C20. Colour washed random rubble, half hipped thatched roof, large external lateral stack to
right of entrance with slate roofed bread oven projection, moulded plinth around right bay returned. Plan: perhaps
single cell originally, now 2 cell. One and a half storeys, lit gable ends only on upper floor, all C20 2-light wooden
casements, one to right of external stack, left slate roofed, gabled, colourwashed brick porch, ribbed plank inner
door, rear elevation fronting road unlit with lean-to slate roofed addition left with plank door in re-entrant angle.
Detached single storey, one bay random rubble, slate roofed barge boarded outside privy with C20 window, plank door. A
typical thatched Somerset cottage, unusual in that it still retains the C19 external privy.

Listing NGR: ST0269039069

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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