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Pitts Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Isle Abbotts, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9829 / 50°58'58"N

Longitude: -2.9175 / 2°55'3"W

OS Eastings: 335687

OS Northings: 120791

OS Grid: ST356207

Mapcode National: GBR M9.L6PV

Mapcode Global: FRA 46SJ.15R

Entry Name: Pitts Cottages

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431783

Location: Isle Abbotts, South Somerset, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Isle Abbotts

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Isle Abbotts

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST32SE ISLE ABBOTS CP PITTS LANE (South side)

4/32 Pitts Cottages

20.11.86


- II

House, now divided. Datestone on frontage at eaves level:- "1583", minor late C19 and C20 alteration. Blue lias,
coursed square stone, rendered, double-Roman tiled roof, three brick ridge stacks. Three-unit through-passage plan
intact, later partitioned into 2 dwellings. Two storeys, main frontage with 2 C20 casements on first floor, one metal,
2 three-light C19 casements on ground floor, reveals with cambered heads, and a window opening to left with the
casement missing. Door opening to through passage with plank door, Rear elevation of coursed and squared rubble.
Interior with features of importance including framed ceilings to left 2 ground floor roods, these 2 rooms separated by
a stud and panel-wood partition; 2 fireplaces with wooden bressumers, that to room to right (lower end of house) with
reeded Regency chimney-piece inserted, C19 cast-iron grate with tiled inserts to each side. Centre room with fireplace
completely blocked, moulded mantle-shelf showing roof of cruck construction, ridge obscured by C20 ceilings. (VAG
report, unpublished SRO, July 1974).


Listing NGR: ST3568720791

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