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Helyar Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in East Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9083 / 50°54'29"N

Longitude: -2.6566 / 2°39'23"W

OS Eastings: 353933

OS Northings: 112301

OS Grid: ST539123

Mapcode National: GBR MN.R0RH

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BP.T0P

Entry Name: Helyar Almshouses

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345804

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263662

Location: East Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: East Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


11/104 Nos 1 to 12, Helyar Almshouses



Terrace of 12 alamhouses. Founded 1640, largely rebuilt in early C19. Ham stone dressings to local stone cut and
squared; fish-scale clay tiles with stone ridges between coped gables; stone and reconstructed stone chimney sticks.
Houses grouped in pairs; 1-storey with attic, 1-bay to each house. Hollow chamfer mullioned windows with steel opening
casements, all lights leaded with diamond panes; 3-lights below and 2-lights above, the lower lights set under one
continuous label, the upper lights having separate gables. Cambered arch chamfered doorways set in pairs between
windows, with stone steps up to Northernmost cottages, with old stone sett footpath along whole front of terrace.
interiors not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5380113231

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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