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Hill Gate Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Luccombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.187 / 51°11'13"N

Longitude: -3.5626 / 3°33'45"W

OS Eastings: 290888

OS Northings: 144248

OS Grid: SS908442

Mapcode National: GBR LD.5K87

Mapcode Global: VH5K3.6FFC

Entry Name: Hill Gate Cottage

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174831

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265346

Location: Luccombe, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Luccombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/63 Hill Gate Cottage



Cottage. Early C17, altered C19 and C20. Red sandstone random rubble, rendered to left of entrance, thatched roof half
hipped to right, catslide at rear, stepped lateral stack with tall circular chimney and slate roofed bread oven
projection to right of entrance, large external stepped stone stack left gable end, lower part masked by double Roman
tiled lean-to roofed addition. Plan: 2-cell and cross passage with later outshut at rear. Two storeys, left bay lit
only on ground floor with 2-light casement, recessed centre with early C19 leaded iron 2-light casement below eaves and
above entrance to right external stack, right return lit C20 3-light casement, ground floor triple Roman tiled 3-light
C19 leaded bay, C20 window in outshut, entrance studded diagonal plank door below triple Roman pentice porch. Interior
not seen. The recessed central bay is picturesque and mystifying. (Photograph in NMR; Turner, Exmoor Village, 1947).

Listing NGR: SS9088844248

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