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A Grade II Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2195 / 51°13'10"N

Longitude: -3.5787 / 3°34'43"W

OS Eastings: 289840

OS Northings: 147887

OS Grid: SS898478

Mapcode National: GBR LD.3F5R

Mapcode Global: VH5JW.XLFZ

Entry Name: Olands

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296100

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265498

Location: Selworthy, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text




Pair of semi-detached cottages, now one dwelling. Possibly C17, largely rebuilt late C19. Local stone random rubble,
plain clay tile roof, central lateral stack with triple ridge tile bread oven projection to right, stone stack rising
from eaves end bay left with full height buttress. Plan: original plan not clear without internal inspection, 3-cell at
present. Two storeys, 4 bays; C20 2-light casements, full height buttress between first and second bays left, ground
floor left 3-light below wooden lintel, double Roman tiled gabled rustic wooden porch beside lateral stack, similarly
tiled pentice porch on lattice brackets to right, entrance blocked with C20 window, another 2-light casement below
wooden lintel to right. Abutting, lower independantly double Roman tiled roofed wing, one and a half storeys with
single window end right, lit gable end. Rear elevation entirely late C19 with brick jambs to square window openings.
Interesting example of C19 restoration with attractive front and utilitarian rear elevation. (Photographs in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS8984047887

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