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Little Thatch and Japonica Cottage, Bishop's Hull

Description: Little Thatch and Japonica Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270532

OS Grid Reference: ST1932023314
OS Grid Coordinates: 319320, 123314
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0035, -3.1512

Location: A38, Bishops Hull, Somerset TA4 1EJ

Locality: Bishop's Hull
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 1EJ

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Listing Text

Little Thatch and Japonica Cottage



Range of 2 cottages and outbuilding, probably originally one farmhouse. C17, altered ano extended mid/late C20.
Rendered with one bay blue lias random rubble addition right, thatched roof hipped to right, brick stack original gable
end right, to left of cross passage and between first and second bays left. Plan: not clear without internal
inspection. One and a half storeys, 5 bays; eyebrow dormers, all late C19 and C20 3-light casements, ground floor left
2 inserted long leaded casements left of entrance (Little Thatch) C20 3-light Tudor arch headed casement right, small
2-light casement left of entrance to Japonica Cottage, two 3-light right, addition lit end bay right. Hipped thatched
roof 3 bay verandah end left, hipped thatched porch to Japonica Cottage, plank door. Interiors not viewed: A long,
picturesque range though detailing is of little interest.

Listing NGR: ST1932023314

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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