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A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0544 / 51°3'15"N

Longitude: -3.1947 / 3°11'40"W

OS Eastings: 316362

OS Northings: 129013

OS Grid: ST163290

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FVWL

Mapcode Global: FRA 466B.F6W

Entry Name: Slimbridge

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270253

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/41 Slimbridge


¯ II

Incorrectly shown on OS map as Station Cottages. Pair of cottages, now one dwelling. Mid C19. Irregularly coursed,
squared, red sandstone, double Roman tile gabled roofs with decorative bargeboards, brick stacks. "L"-plan. One and a
half storeys, 1:1 bays, sash windows with marginal glazing bars, first floor window on right breaks through the eaves,
gabled top with decorative bargeboards. Entrance in left-hand gabled wing, gabled porch with decorative ridge tiles,
bargeboards and finial, 4 panel door with tripartite rectangular glazed opening above. There is evidence of a blocked
opening ground floor left. The railway line from Taunton to Watchet opened in 1862; this was probably the station
master's house and is an attractive survival complete with all its trimmings.

Listing NGR: ST1636229013

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