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A Grade II Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9682 / 50°58'5"N

Longitude: -2.4744 / 2°28'27"W

OS Eastings: 366784

OS Northings: 118860

OS Grid: ST667188

Mapcode National: GBR MW.MBX1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56PK.CT8

Entry Name: 36-42

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261910

Location: Milborne Port, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Milborne Port

Built-Up Area: Milborne Port

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


11/173 Nos 36 to 42



Block of 7 cottages. c1818. All rendered and colourwashed; probably original form of thatch to both ends, remainder
have Bridgwater patent interlocking clay tiles; brick chimney stacks mostly in original form. Straight row, with
projecting gables to centre and at both ends, these last with swept curved ridges. 2 storeys, 1 bay to each house
except no 42. No 36 has segmental plan projection to West gable, of 2 storeys; steel casement windows, doorway in
projection. No 37 has late C20 casements and rendered and tiled porch. No 38 has steel casements with similar porch. No
39 has horizontal bar casements, with added window to first floor and attic, and glazed and tiled projecting porch.
No 42 has a timber porch with 1950's glazed door and steel casement windows. No 41 has late C20 timber casements and a
glazed and tiled porch; and No 40 has 1930's steel casements, with door in East gable. Interiors not seen. Newtown is a
planned layout, of c1818, with originally some 80 thatched cottages; it is said to have originated as a vote-catching
scheme. This terrace, although altered, retains a few original details not seen elsewhere, and helps to illustrate the
original concept. Primarily includied for group value.

Listing NGR: ST6678418860

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