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Burnworthy Lodge, Churchstanton

Description: Burnworthy Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271184

OS Grid Reference: ST1901316005
OS Grid Coordinates: 319013, 116005
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9378, -3.1540

Location: Churchstanton, Somerset TA3 7DR

Locality: Churchstanton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 7DR

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Listing Text


5/16 Burnworthy Lodge


Cottage. C16, altered C19 and mid C20. Cob faced with whitewashed random rubble, thatched roof hipped to left with
brick stack rising from eaves, stone stack with rendered cap right gable end. Plan: possibly gable entry 2-cell, now
entered via porch on east front. West front: one and a half storeys, gabled 2-light casement rising from eaves right
with applied half-timbered gable, ground floor two C19 3-light casements under wooden lintels. Evidence of rebuilding
both left and right returns, former with blocked opening beside stack; entrance on rear elevation via lean-to porch,
plank door. Interior: 3 pairs of jointed cruck trusses set in from gable ends, timber framed partition rising full
height, ground floor 2 panels with semi-circular headed doorframe chamfered on one side. Lateral beam at kitchen end
set to one side of stud, remains of chamfered bressumer to fireplace, curved bay left now with inserted light, former
site of winder stairs which now rise against rear wall. Alterations to gable ends make it difficult to determine the
evolution of this interesting building.

Listing NGR: ST1901316005

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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