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Chew Cottage Newbridge House, Compton Dando

Description: Chew Cottage Newbridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 32633

OS Grid Reference: ST6320264497
OS Grid Coordinates: 363202, 164497
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3783, -2.5301

Location: Woollard Lane, Publow, Bath and North East Somerset BS39 4HX

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

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Listing Text


6/208 No. 198 (Newbridge House) and
Chew Cottage

Possibly a bridge chapel, now 2 cottages. Late C15 - C16, remodelled C17 and
late C18. Rubble with freestone quoins, pantile roof with coped raised
verges. 2 storeys and 3 irregular windows, 2-light casements with glazing
bars and under cambered lintels. At the left is part of a blocked doorway
with a 4-centred head. The east gable end (Newbridge House) has a 3-light
casement window in reserved chamfered surrounds with mullions; C19 and C20
extensions to east and rear. The west gable end (Chew Cottage) has traces of
an arched window and the remains of a decorative ashlar, cill band of plain
shields within trefoils. Interiors. The ground floors of both cottages have
chamfered beams with broached stops and chamfered and cambered lintels over the
fireplaces. Both gable ends retain significant parts of blocked arched windows
or openings. Fragment of ashlar. 4-centre headed fireplace to first floor
room of Newbridge House. (J. Edgar. Bristol and Avon Archaeology, 1984).

Listing NGR: ST6320264497

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Source: English Heritage

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