MEM24094 - Emmett's Grange Cottages (Building)

Summary

The building is shown on historic mapping. It has been suggested that it may have originally functioned as a gate house (or gate lodge).

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small building, mostly square in plan, is depicted on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map at SS75093710. It is labelled "Emmetts Grange Cottages". [1] The building is now labelled "Emmetts Grange Cottage," suggesting it now forms only one dwelling. [2] The location of the house suggests it may have functioned as a gatehouse. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap.
  • <3> Report: Bray, L., Green, T., Wapshott, E. + Walls, S.. 2011. Emmett's Grange, Exmoor, Somerset: Management plan and archaeological assessment. Appendix 1, p28.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 7509 3710 (14m by 15m)
Map sheet SS73NE
Civil Parish EXMOOR, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (1)

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Report Site Reference: 358 SEM7641

Record last edited

Apr 25 2018 6:13PM

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