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Angel Cottage The Old Angel, Flax Bourton

Description: Angel Cottage The Old Angel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 33477

OS Grid Reference: ST5065669349
OS Grid Coordinates: 350656, 169349
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4210, -2.7110

Location: Main Road, Flax Bourton, North Somerset BS48 3QX

Locality: Flax Bourton
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS48 3QX

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Listing Text


7/82 The Old Angel and Angel Cottage
13.10.52 (formerly listed as the Angel Inn)

Detached house, formerly the Angel Inn, now two cottages. Mid C17, extended to
right (Angel Cottage) in early C19. Rendered; pantile roof, with coped raised
verges and parapet with moulded corners to left; brick stacks. To the left is
the Old Angel. 2 storeys and attic. 3 bays: 2-, 1- and 4-light casement
windows with ovolo moulded mullions and surrounds, all under a continuous string
course. Central studded, panelled door in ogee and ovolo moulded frame. To
the right: 2 storeys; sash and casement window with 2 plain doors to the right
on the ground floor, two 16-pane sash windows on the first floor. To the rear
of the Old Angel is a gabled projecting stairtower and a gabled rear wing.
Interior of Old Angel has stop-chamfered and ovolo and hollow moulded beams;
moulded doorframes; the living room (hall) has an ashlar fireplace with a
4-centred lintel with sunken spandrels and a decorative fluted frieze and
cornice; the room above has a similar fireplace but with a plain frieze and a
dentilled cornice; rear winder stair.

Listing NGR: ST5065669349

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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