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Old East End Cottages, Chewton Mendip

Description: Old East End Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 268043

OS Grid Reference: ST5951651431
OS Grid Coordinates: 359516, 151431
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2606, -2.5816

Location: E End Lane, Chewton Mendip, Somerset BA3 4LX

Locality: Chewton Mendip
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 4LX

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Listing Text


7/24 Old East End Cottages

House, subsequently sub-divided into cottages, now again a single dwelling and currently under repair (August 1985).
Early C17, some C19 alteration. Coursed rubble, triple-Roman tiled roof, coped verges, brick and rubble stacks. L-plan,
3 unit and cross passage. Single storey and attic and 2 storeysi frontage of 4 bays, 4 front facing gables; 3-light
ovolo moulded stone mullioned windows with stopped labels; except two 4-light windows to left of ground floor with
central king mullion; sore windows with diamond-paned leaded lights, remainder with C19 casements; 2-light late C19
casement inserted on ground floor. Principal door opening to third bay, moulded freestone surrund with a 4-centred
head, enriched spandrels, foliate frieze, stopped label, plank door. Further door opening with plank door between first
and second bays. C19 lean-to to right return. Rear elevations with sore stone mullioned windows and sole casements.
Interior with framed ceiling; remains of panelled partition; fireplaces with broad wooden bressumers; fireplace with a
4-centred head and incised spandrels; (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, December 1977).

Listing NGR: ST5951651431

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Source: English Heritage

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