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Selworthy Cotage and Wall Abutting on South Front Returned to Road, Selworthy

Description: Selworthy Cotage and Wall Abutting on South Front Returned to Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265531

OS Grid Reference: SS9177046728
OS Grid Coordinates: 291770, 146728
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2095, -3.5508

Location: Selworthy, Somerset TA24 8TW

Locality: Selworthy
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 8TW

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Listing Text


26/113 Selworthy Cottage and wall
abutting on south front returned
to road


Cottage. Possibly C18, porch added and extensively altered mid C19. Roughcast over rubble and probably cob, plinth
left, upper storey jettied out on brackets, half hipped thatched roofs, circular stacks rising on right return and at
rear left. L-plan with full height porch set in angle, parallel range addition at rear. Two storeys, 1:1:1 bays; all
ogee headed lights with decorative leading, left 2-light with eaves swept down on either side, porch with lancet,
2-light oriel right, ground floor 3-light casements flanking porch, semicircular headed opening lancet on return, ogee
headed ribbed inner door. Interior not seen. So picturesque that assumed to be mostly C19. Thatched cob wall abutting
right, swept up over square headed doorway, about 15 metres in length. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9177446724

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Source: English Heritage

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