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Priory Cottage, Chantry Cottage and Dairy, Abutting South West Corner of Priory Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kilve, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1889 / 51°11'20"N

Longitude: -3.223 / 3°13'22"W

OS Eastings: 314628

OS Northings: 144008

OS Grid: ST146440

Mapcode National: GBR LW.579R

Mapcode Global: VH6GR.3C0Y

Entry Name: Priory Cottage, Chantry Cottage and Dairy, Abutting South West Corner of Priory Cottage

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 16 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265167

Location: Kilve, West Somerset, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Kilve

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


5/124 Priory Cottage, Chantry Cottage
and dairy, abutting South West
corner of Priory Cottage
(Chantry Cottage previously


College of chantry priests, now 2 dwellings, and attached dairy. C14, C16 altered and enlarged aid C19. Roughcast over
blue lias rubble, steeply pitched slate roof, brick stack right gable end and centre. Plan: hall of chantry priests'
dwelling, solar to right now the ruined building known as the Chantry (qv), gabled 2 storey porch perhaps added when
hall ceiled, C19 service wing at rear, attached dairy in South west corner abutting porch. 2-storeys, 1:4 bays; gabled
projecting 2 storey porch right, 2-light casement windows first floor, C19 cruciform many paned windows below, C19
segmental leaded opening with keystone to porch, rectangular light over plank door, second hay right gabled trellis
work porch, scalloped slate roof, decorative bargeboards, half glazed door. Attached dairy, gabled slate roof,
roughcast over blue lias rubble, 2-storeys, 1 bay; loft door in gable end approached by external flight of stone steps,
ground floor entrance to left plank door, pigeon loft opening, in gable end. Interior not viewed. This picturesque
group with C19 detailing contains a medieval building of considerable historic interest. (VCH Somerset, Vol 5

Listing NGR: ST1462844008

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