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Turnpike Cottage, Shipham

Description: Turnpike Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 268820

OS Grid Reference: ST4444457766
OS Grid Coordinates: 344444, 157766
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3163, -2.7985

Location: New Road, Shipham, Somerset BS25 1UA

Locality: Shipham
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS25 1UA

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Listing Text


2/162 Turnpike Cottage


- II

Toll house. Circa 1827. Colourwashed rubble, segmental pantile roofs, central rendered stack. L-plan composed of 2
projecting polygonal wings, a further addition to the west. Single storey 5 windows on frontages, 2-light casements
with glazing bars, each light with a pointed head. Door opening to west, plank door. For Wedmore Turnpike Trust,
established 1827.

Listing NGR: ST4444457766

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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