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Latitude: 51.2667 / 51°16'0"N
Longitude: -2.2863 / 2°17'10"W
OS Eastings: 380121
OS Northings: 151989
OS Grid: ST801519
Mapcode National: GBR 0RY.JSW
Mapcode Global: VH977.BF59
Entry Name: Nos 5 and 7 Including Forecourt Walls
Listing Date: 11 March 1968
Last Amended: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173732
English Heritage Legacy ID: 266997
Location: Beckington, Mendip, Somerset, BA11
Civil Parish: Beckington
Built-Up Area: Beckington
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST8051 BECKINGTON CP GOOSE STREET (North side)
15/55 Nos 5 and 7 including forecourt
(previously listed as Skurrays
and Vine Cottage)
Pair of attached houses. C17, number 7 refronted and dated 1702. Coursed rubble, dressed flush quoins, stone slate
roof with 3 hipped casement dormers, brick end ridge stacks. Number 5 of 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays, moulded 3-light
stone- mullioned windows. Central door opening in bead moulded stone surround, late C18 6-panelled door. Number 7 two
storeys and attic, 4 bays, moulded 2-light stone mullioned windows to first floor, each with one leaded light;
similarly moulded 4-light opening on ground floor, to its right narrow paned sash windows with glazing bars of early
C19; continuous drip moulds above openings on both floors. Door opening to left in ogee moulded and stopped surround,
late C18 6-panelled door. Above stone plaque, raised stone lettering:- "D1702". Interior contains broad fireplace in
moulded 4-centred stone surround to ground floor; adjacent winder stair of oak with fluted nosing to each head raising
to attic; 2 smaller fireplaces to first floor in ogee moulded stone surrounds; 3 late C18 two panelled doors. 'A' frame
roof has a high collar with notched lapped joints. Rubble wall to forecourt of both properties, dressed feather edged
coping, ramped to right; 2 pairs of gate piers, to right of rubble, to left of ashlar, pyramidal cappings (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, October 1976;).
Listing NGR: ST8012151989
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