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West Nightcott, Brushford

Description: West Nightcott

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 265629

OS Grid Reference: SS8940425877
OS Grid Coordinates: 289404, 125877
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0216, -3.5782

Location: Dennington Lane, Brushford, Somerset TA22 9SA

Locality: Brushford
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA22 9SA

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Listing Text


8/38 West Nightcott

- II

Longhouse, now dwelling. Possibly C16, agricultural east end converted to domestic use, roof raised mid C19,
refenestrated late C19, extension added west end and altered internally mid C20. Rendered over rubble, slate roof,
rendered stack right gable end, large lateral stack to left of entrance, Plan: longhouse converted to 4-cell and cross
passage with stair turret opening out of hall, land slopes away steeply to east. Two storeys, 2:2 bays, 2 large stepped
rubble buttresses flanking end 2 bays right, mostly late C19 many paned 2-light casements, entrance to right of large
lateral stack, plank door with diamond light. Interior partially seen, unidentified recess at rear cf blocked through
passage, remains of inglenook to lateral stack, partition removed between hall and inner room said to have been a plank
and muntin screen, peaked doorframe remaining lower end featureless, upper storey not seen.

Listing NGR: SS8940425877

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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