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Rumwll Cottages, Bishop's Hull

Description: Rumwll Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270534

OS Grid Reference: ST1928123291
OS Grid Coordinates: 319281, 123291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0033, -3.1518

Location: A38, Bishops Hull, Somerset TA4 1EL

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

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Listing Text


8/25 Nos 1-4
(consecutive) Rumwell Cottages


Almshouses, now private dwellings. Dated 1912. Roughcast, central gable with half timbered apex fronting hipped bell
cast roof, wing to left, all with diamond pane asbestos slates, overhanging eaves and twisted wrought iron sprockets,
large central rendered stacks, one to left and left gable end. Plan: single cell units, asymetrical front. Arts and
Crafts style. Two storeys, 4 bays, original leaded casements largely intact, flat roofed 2-light dormer casements
flanking central 4-light casement gable end, similar below, 2-light mullioned and transomed windows in outer bays,
leading partially removed left, windows renewed end left bay; raking buttresses to entrances which are round headed in
outer bays of central gable, square headed left and right, latter with inserted rectangular light above, all with
cantilevered hoods suspended from twisted wrought iron chains, plank doors. Central circular plaque with initials CLF,
dated 1912.

Listing NGR: ST1928123291

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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