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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE TITHE BARN TITHE BARN COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1057990

Location

THE TITHE BARN
TITHE BARN COTTAGE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetWest SomersetDistrict AuthoritySelworthy

National Park: EXMOOR

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-May-1969

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Jan-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 265532

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Details

SS9146 SELWORTHY CP SELWORTHY VILLAGE VILLAGE 26/114 The Tithe Barn and Tithe Barn Cottage (formerly listed as 2 separate items) 22.5.69

GV II* Tithe barn enlarged to form 2 dwellings. Late medieval, extensively altered C19 and mid C20. Local stone random rubble, some cob exposed south front, double Roman tiled roof, coped verges with kneelers west end, two stone stacks towards cente. Plan: lying east-west, unaltered front facing road, south front extensively altered to form dwelling. North front: 7 buttresses with offsets, central moulded arch blocked opening with hoodmould possibly a dole window, decorative terminals and centre. Carving. West end: 2-light cinquefoil headed window in gable end, remains of ovolo moulded window below, much altered. Entrance on buttressed south front, late C19 and mid C20 features. Interior: without datable features. The blocked opening, possibly a dole window or for tithe offerings, is a rare feature. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: SS9186246736

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National Grid Reference: SS 91858 46741

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