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Wash House

A Grade II Listed Building in West Coker, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9206 / 50°55'14"N

Longitude: -2.6983 / 2°41'53"W

OS Eastings: 351009

OS Northings: 113694

OS Grid: ST510136

Mapcode National: GBR ML.Q863

Mapcode Global: FRA 567N.W0W

Entry Name: Wash House

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263874

Location: West Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West Coker

Built-Up Area: West Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

WEST COKER CP HIGH STREET (North side)
ST5113
9/316 Wash House
(also known as The Wash, formerly
listed as Wash Farmhouse No 102
High Street)
19.4.61
II

House. C19. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof with gutters concealed in cornices;
two stone chimney stacks with moulded caps. 2-storeys, 3-bays. 16-pane sash windows in plain surounds; central
projecting stone porch with fluted Ionic pilasters and solid sides, up 5 steps, full entablature over: plinth,
rusticated quoins. Matching side elevations with Ionic porch on West side. A single-storey extension to the rear end
Westwards has a gable cross finial, supporting local legend of a religious establishment here for a short period.
Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST5100913694

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