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Dwarfs Cottage, Selworthy

Description: Dwarfs Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265538

OS Grid Reference: SS9315645417
OS Grid Coordinates: 293156, 145417
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1980, -3.5305

Location: Long Lane, Selworthy, Somerset TA24 8SU

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

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Listing Text


4/124 Dwarfs Cottage
(formerly listed as 2 separate
items; Dwarfs Cottage, and
cottage adjoining)


Cottage. C16-C17, altered C19 and extended C20, Rendered over rubble and cob, double Roman tile roofs, lateral stack to
left of entrance with wall extended left. Plan: 2-cell and cross passage, extended in C20 to 3-cell. One and a half
storeys, C20 dormer in roof space left of stack, full height gabled porch right, 2-light casement gable end; 2-light
casements in outer bays, left one early C19 leaded iron; ground floor left glazed opening, porch set in angle of stack
extension, 3-light casement right, square headed opening to porch, octagonal mullioned unglazed window right, chamfered
pointed arch doorway with ribbed door. Single storey C20 addition left with one window. Interior: plank and muntin
screen to cross passage survives behind cupboards, chamfered beams with step and mounted stops. Curved projection in
corner of right hand room possibly stair turret with pier beside. Formerly known as Clements. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9315645417

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Source: English Heritage

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