Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 316092
OS Grid Reference: ST9420278554
OS Grid Coordinates: 394202, 178554
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5059, -2.0849
SUTTON BENGER HIGH STREET
ST 9478 (north side)
Estate cottage, c1865 for Draycot Park estate, squared rubble stone
with ashlar dressings, deep-eaved Bridgwater tile roof ornate barge
boards and eaves boards. Two ridge stacks with Tudor-style ceramic
pots. Two storeys, 3-window range with projecting gabled centre
bay, flush quoins and Tudor-style mullion windows with hoodmoulds
and ogee heads to light. Two-light windows each side, centre
single light over door with Tudor-arched head and flat hoodmould.
East end has similar ground floor 2-light and north east rear wing
has similar 2-light and first floor single light. House is
illustrated in Draycot House sale catalogue when it was apparently
a head gardener's house associated with the walled gardens behind.
At that time the upper centre window was blank with crowned C
monogramme, for the 1st Earl Cowley.
Listing NGR: ST9420278554
Source: English Heritage
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