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Scriveners

A Grade II Listed Building in East Chinnock, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9163 / 50°54'58"N

Longitude: -2.7189 / 2°43'7"W

OS Eastings: 349562

OS Northings: 113225

OS Grid: ST495132

Mapcode National: GBR MK.QP00

Mapcode Global: FRA 566P.6M3

Entry Name: Scriveners

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263618

Location: East Chinnock, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: East Chinnock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST41SE EAST CHINNOCK CP COLLEGE (West side)

3/60 Scriveners
formerly listed as The Old House)
19.4.61
- II

Cottage. Late C17 with later wing and outshut. Cut and squared Ham stone with ashlar dressings; double Roman clay
tiled roof, bargeboarded gables (replacing thatch); end brick chimney stacks. 2-storeys, 3-bays. Hollow chamfer
3-light mullioned windows with plain panes to ground floor bays 1 and 3; entrance door to bay-2 with chamfered cambered
arch doorway with massive stone lintel; continuous label over and between windows, stepped up over door; fairly early
wood casements to first floor, with iron opening lights fitted with old catches. Interior not seen, but reported are a
good cambered arched fireplace with incised spandrils and ogee/hollow moulding in North room, with a plainer fireplace
in South room; chamfered crossbeams with rounded steps and runout stops; 4 collar roof trusses with trapped ridge,
halved joint collars and two purlins each side, pegged and nailed. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1977).


Listing NGR: ST4956213225

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