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Forster's

A Grade II Listed Building in Shapwick, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1412 / 51°8'28"N

Longitude: -2.8355 / 2°50'7"W

OS Eastings: 341645

OS Northings: 138319

OS Grid: ST416383

Mapcode National: GBR MD.89G7

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.SLV1

Entry Name: Forster's

Listing Date: 6 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190431

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269244

Location: Shapwick, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Shapwick

Built-Up Area: Shapwick

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Polden Wheel

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST43NW SHAPWICK CP BRIDEWELL LANE (South side)

2/16 No. 21
(Forster's)

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- II

Cottage. C16, C17, C19 external alteration. Coursed and squared rubble, thatch, 2 brick ridge stacks. Open hall house,
subsequently altered to 3- unit and cross-passage; some further C20 partitioning. Single storey and attic; garden front
of 1:1 bays, 2 and 3-light casements, those to ground floor under wooden lintols, those to first floor in gabled
dormers with thatch cresting. Door with glazed panel between the bay sets, wooden lintol. Interior with exposed ceiling
beams; fireplace in a dressed stone surround with moulded jambs and lintol backing onto cross-passage ornamental
plasterwork to first floor, 3 fleur-de-lis and date:- "BTR 1712", elaborate plaster frieze and cornice. (VAG report,
unpublished SRO, February 1973).


Listing NGR: ST4164538319

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