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Duck's Puddle

A Grade II Listed Building in East Quantoxhead, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1807 / 51°10'50"N

Longitude: -3.2346 / 3°14'4"W

OS Eastings: 313803

OS Northings: 143114

OS Grid: ST138431

Mapcode National: GBR LV.5Y36

Mapcode Global: VH6GQ.WLC6

Entry Name: Duck's Puddle

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265130

Location: East Quantoxhead, West Somerset, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: East Quantoxhead

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


13/85 No 43 and 45
(Duck's Puddle)


- II

Cottage, now divided. C16 altered circa 1600. Roughcast over rubble, thatched roof, brick stacks gable ends and large
external stepped stack with brick chimney centre of facade, slate roofed bread oven projection. Plan: open hall house
ceiled, now 3 cell and cross passage, set into hillside. One and a half storeys, 2:2 bays; 2-light leaded casement
windows, ground floor two 2-light casement windows right and 3-light outer bay left, plank door to left of stack.
Single storey one bay, pantiled lean to addition on right return. Interior not viewed; said to contain arch braced
joint cruck trusses with remains of wind bracing, partly smoke blackened. Chamfered beams with step and runout stops;
stud and panel screen to left of cross passage with shouldered flat headed doorway, superior stud and panel screen on
low stone base to right, 4 centred arch doorway. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1979; photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST1380343114

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