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Lorna Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Porlock, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2118 / 51°12'42"N

Longitude: -3.6177 / 3°37'3"W

OS Eastings: 287097

OS Northings: 147091

OS Grid: SS870470

Mapcode National: GBR LB.3WWY

Mapcode Global: VH5JW.7STW

Entry Name: Lorna Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to West

Listing Date: 2 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265475

Location: Porlock, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Porlock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/61 Lorna Cottage and Cottage
adjoining to west

- II

Cottage enlarged as farmhouse, now 2 cottages. C16-C17 enlarged and reroofed late C19. Roughcast over rubble and
possibly cob, half hipped double Roman tiled roof, large lateral stack with slate roofed bread oven projection to right
of entrance, external stone stack left gable end with brick cap. L-plan, 2 cell and cross passage enlarged one bay
right, extended 2 bays at rear. One and a half storeys, 2:2 bays, wall recessed end bay right with 2-light casement set
below eaves, others left set half way into roof space, ground floor left 3-light leaded iron casement, plank door
beside stack, right iron framed inglenook light, 3-light iron casement without leading right, 2-light beyond. Left
return entry to Lorna Cottage beside gable end, extension of 2 bays set back into hillside. Interior partially sighted;
stair turret opening out of hall heated by lateral stack, chamfered beam stops not visible, possibly jointed cruck
trusses to original dwelling; said to have been an inn at one time called "Live and Let Live".

Listing NGR: SS8709747091

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