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Carew Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Crowcombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1251 / 51°7'30"N

Longitude: -3.2362 / 3°14'10"W

OS Eastings: 313587

OS Northings: 136927

OS Grid: ST135369

Mapcode National: GBR LV.9HYN

Mapcode Global: VH6GX.VZJD

Entry Name: Carew Cottages

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265092

Location: Crowcombe, West Somerset, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Crowcombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/43 Nos 1-3 Carew Cottages



Cottage, now divided. Perhaps late C16 enlarged early C17. Roughcast over cob, thatched roof, brick stacks gable end
left, on cross wing and to right of entrance to No.2. Plan: block facing forth onto road with gabled cross wing and
stair projection on East side. One and a half storeys, 1:2 bays;, 2-light casement in gable end of cross wing, two
2-light dormers, ground floor cross wing lit left and right returns, latter beside plank door (No.1), inset entrance
(No.2) casement to right and 12 pane sash window outer bay right flanking entrance to No.3, all C20 plank doors. The
best surviving thatched cottage in the parish, a picturesque composition eloquently demonstrating the sculptural
qualities of cob. Interior not viewed.

Listing NGR: ST1358736927

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