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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 COIGN

List entry Number: 1295557

Location

THE COIGN, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityRimpton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262730

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History

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Details

ST6021 RIMPTON CP HIGH STREET (West side)

10/115 The Coign

19.4.61

- II*

Cottage, formerly two cottages. C16. Local stone cut and squared, random coursed; thatched roof to main portion, hipped on angle, Westward extension having double Roman clay tiles with coped gable; rebuilt brick chimney stacks. "L"-plan; single-storey with attics; 4-bay East elevation. C20 early entrance door in bay 3; to bay-1 a 3-light hollow chamfered mullioned window with leaded lights and no label, to bay-2 a 4-light mullioned window with elliptical arched lights and label over, to bay-4 a 3-light hollow chamfered mullioned window, rather distorted; cutting into thatch two 3-light attic casement windows. Internally jointed cruck collared trusses with purlins, no windbraces visible, said to have been dated circa 1520. Several C17 doors and doorways; both stairs seem to be in original positions and both have small square eaves windows; main beams have chamfers with stepped stops. A picturesque and interesting survival.

Listing NGR: ST6085721642

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National Grid Reference: ST 60857 21642

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