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Virgins, West Hatch

Description: Virgins

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270940

OS Grid Reference: ST2865920938
OS Grid Coordinates: 328659, 120938
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9834, -3.0177

Location: Griffin Road, West Hatch, Somerset TA3 5RL

Locality: West Hatch
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 5RL

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Listing Text

ST 22 SE

5/160 Virgins


House. Possibly late medieval, ceiled C16, walls raised early C17, extensively reconstructed C19
and mid C20. Squared and coursed limestone, concrete tile roof, box eaves, brick stacks gable ends,
right stack set in from rebuilt gable end and possibly external originally. Plant 2-cell and cross
passage. Two storeys, 2 bays, concrete lintels to window openings, C20 dormer to left of centre,
2-light casements first floor, 16-pane sash windows flanking central gabled porch. Interior not
sighted: said to contain smoke blackened roof truss and principal rafter indicating open hall house,
walls subsequently raised; 9-panel compartment ceiling with deep chamfers and no stops to right of
blocked through passage and remains of stone spiral stair beside blocked fireplace. (VAG report,
unpublished SRO, 1975).

Listing NGR: ST2865920938

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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