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Combe Cottage, Backwell

Description: Combe Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 33423

OS Grid Reference: ST4920868302
OS Grid Coordinates: 349208, 168302
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4115, -2.7317

Location: Church Lane, Backwell, North Somerset BS48 3JJ

Locality: Backwell
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS48 3JJ

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Listing Text

ST 46 NE BACKWELL CHURCH LANE (north-west side)

6/27 No. 66 (Combe Cottage)

Cottage. Late mediaeval, altered and restored 1980's. Rubble; thatched roof;
rubble stacks. Single storey and attics in eyebrow dormers. 3 bays: 2- and
3-light C20 casement windows under exposed timber lintels on ground floor. Off-
centre panelled door. Interior: chamfered beam with scroll-stops; one cruck
truss is said to remain; the building was probably a mediaeval, open hall house.
(E.H.D. Williams and R.G. Gilson, Unpublished Report for the Somerset and South
Avon Vernacular Architecture Group, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST4920868302

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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