MEM22218 - The Poplars, Hawkcombe, Porlock (Building)


A two-storey terrace of 8 houses, probably dating to around 1910 and in an Arts and Crafts style.

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The Poplars is an early 20th century two-storey terrace of eight houses, in an Arts & Crafts cottage style with front access by footpath only. Probably dating from around 1910 they and mainly rendered with Bridgwater tiled roofs. Windows are timber casement, and have an inset diamond light to the ground floor, and two or three-light first floor windows, with some lowered pent-roofed dormers. There are several original doors of narrow planks set in a frame. [1,2] The heritage asset was assessed for inclusion on the Exmoor Local Heritage List in November 2022. It was decided to add the asset to the Local Heritage List. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Report: Fisher, J.. 2002. Porlock: Conservation Area Character Appraisal. p21.
  • <2> Report: Pratt, N.. 2013. Porlock Conservation Area: Appraisal Document. Exmoor National Park Authority. 51, 78, Figures 61, 66.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Dove, C.. 2022. Exmoor LHL Panel Meeting 28 November 2022. Exmoor National Park Authority.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Local Heritage List Status (Listed)



Grid reference Centred SS 2886 1462 (42m by 17m)
Map sheet SS21SE

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Record last edited

Dec 13 2023 1:25PM


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