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Compton Cottage, Compton Dando

Description: Compton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 32461

OS Grid Reference: ST6464664445
OS Grid Coordinates: 364646, 164445
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3780, -2.5093

Location: Court Hill, Compton Dando, Bath and North East Somerset BS39 4JZ

Locality: Compton Dando
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS39 4JZ

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Listing Text


6/48 Compton Cottage


Farmhouse. Dated 1656 on internal plasterwork; remodelled, and restored
1970s - 1980s. Rubble with double Roman tiled roof. 2 storeys. 3 windows:
C20 2-light casements. Central C20 porch and gabled extension to east;
further extension at west end. Interior. Deeply chamfered beams with step
and run-out stops. The east room has an ovolo moulded lintel over the
fireplace and a fine plaster overmantel decorated with strapwork, roses,
quatrefoils, central shield, initials and date: IA/E 1656. This cottage is
included primarily for the interior details.

Listing NGR: ST6464664445

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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