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Thorn Cottage Winn Cottage, Winsford

Description: Thorn Cottage Winn Cottage

Grade: II
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

Locality: Winsford
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 7JQ

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Listing Text


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 (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, July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

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Source: English Heritage

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