If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Thorn Cottage
Date Listed: 6 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 265572
OS Grid Reference: SS9061934874
OS Grid Coordinates: 290619, 134874
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1027, -3.5636
Explore more of the area around Winsford, Somerset at Explore Britain.
SS93SW WINSFORD CP WINSFORD VILLAGE
19/158 Winn Cottage and Thorn Cottage
(formerly listed as 2 seperate
Pair of semi-detached cottages. Late C18-early C19, altered late C20. Roughcast over rubble, half-hipped thatched roof,
central stone stack, stone and roughcast stacks in outer bays. Plan: 3-cell, both almost identical, each with
projecting circular stone turrets on facade. Two storeys, long 8 window front, end bays projecting, mostly C20
fenestration below wooden lintels, C19 leaded stair lights, entrance to Thorn Cottage left gabled porch, half glazed
C19 door with marginal glazing bars, C20 door to Winn Cottage right below triple ridge tile pentice porch, similar
pentice to right over outer bay window. Forms a picturesque group. Interior not seen, said to be without dateable
features. An unusual plan for a pair of semi-detached cottages in West Somerset. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, July
Listing NGR: SS9061934874
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.