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Latitude: 50.9131 / 50°54'47"N
Longitude: -2.7892 / 2°47'21"W
OS Eastings: 344615
OS Northings: 112920
OS Grid: ST446129
Mapcode National: GBR MG.QWPZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 561P.H68
Entry Name: Laurel Cottage
Listing Date: 18 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262405
Location: Merriott, South Somerset, Somerset, TA16
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Merriott
Built-Up Area: Merriott
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Merriott
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST4412 MERRIOTT CP SHIREMOOR HILL (East side)
9/155 Laurel Cottage
Detached cottage. C16, reshaped early C18. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings; thatched roof between
coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. 'L'-plan: 2 storeys, 3 bays. All 3-light horizontal-bar casement windows with
timber lintols except ground floor bay 3, which is a 3-light hollow-chamfer mullioned window in chamfered recess with
label. Between bays 2/3 a 6-panel door hung on medium frame in plain opening, under timber and slated hood;
single-light chamfered surround window inserted to left. Further casement windows in south gable. At rear, a door with
heavy timber shouldered-head frame. Interior not seen, but reported is a cross-passage plan; the interior altered; but
chamfered crossbeams with simple runout stops survive; roof frame contains an adapted jointed cruck, and a closed
post-and-truss structure with cambered collar. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, June 1976).
Listing NGR: ST4461512920
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