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Forster's, Shapwick

Description: Forster's

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 269244

OS Grid Reference: ST4164538319
OS Grid Coordinates: 341645, 138319
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1412, -2.8355

Location: 21 Bridewell Lane, Shapwick, Somerset TA7 9NQ

Locality: Shapwick
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 9NQ

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Listing Text


2/16 No. 21


- II

Cottage. C16, C17, C19 external alteration. Coursed and squared rubble, thatch, 2 brick ridge stacks. Open hall house,
subsequently altered to 3- unit and cross-passage; some further C20 partitioning. Single storey and attic; garden front
of 1:1 bays, 2 and 3-light casements, those to ground floor under wooden lintols, those to first floor in gabled
dormers with thatch cresting. Door with glazed panel between the bay sets, wooden lintol. Interior with exposed ceiling
beams; fireplace in a dressed stone surround with moulded jambs and lintol backing onto cross-passage ornamental
plasterwork to first floor, 3 fleur-de-lis and date:- "BTR 1712", elaborate plaster frieze and cornice. (VAG report,
unpublished SRO, February 1973).

Listing NGR: ST4164538319

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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