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Culbone Cottage and Retaining Wall Fronting Property, Oare

Description: Culbone Cottage and Retaining Wall Fronting Property

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 265443

OS Grid Reference: SS8422648254
OS Grid Coordinates: 284226, 148254
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2217, -3.6592

Location: Oare, Somerset TA24 8PQ

Locality: Oare
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 8PQ

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Listing Text


2/30 Culbone Cottage and retaining
wall fronting property



Cottage. Mid C19 altered late C19. Random rubble local stone, brick dressings, moulded plinth, bargeboards to broad
gabled front, stage roof with corrugated iron sheeting on lower part of right return of gable, overhanging eaves, large
roughcast external stack right gable end, pair of circualr stacks decorated in the Tudor manner left. L-plan. Gable
fronted left, 2 storeys right, eaves swept down to first floor and nearly ground level left; 2-light segmental headed
casement gable end, below segmental headed recess in brick with 2 single light decoratively leaded windows, right
inserted half glazed C20 door in semi-circular headed opening, left wooden lintel to ribbed door; set back right first
floor decoratively leaded single light window above segmental headed cast iron window with small squareheaded central
casement opening under hood mould. Retaining wall of blue lias and red sandstone random rubble, saddleback coping,
ramped up to central section and slightly battered. Part of the Ashley Comble estate and probably altered under the
direction of Lady Lovelace.

Listing NGR: SS8422748252

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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