MSO10532 - Japonica Cottage and Honeysuckle Cottage, Lower Hayne (Building)


A pair of 18th century semi-detatched cottages.

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Pair of semi-detached cottages. Orginally 18th century in date and altered in the 20th century.The cottages are constructed from red sandstone and have a thatched roof. They are single cell with a symmetrical fa├žade and entrance through porches on the north front which are now blocked. The entrance to Japonica Cottage (left) is through a single storey 20th century additon. The entrance to Honeysuckle Cottage (right) is through a 20th century gabled, thatched porch on the rear elevation. Primarily listed for group value with Hillview about 3 metres to the east. [1] The buildings were visited in June 2013 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. They received a BAR score of 6. [2]

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  • <1> Index: 21/12/1984. Thirty-first List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Distict of West Somerset (Somerset).
  • <2> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference Centred ST 0319 3705 (18m by 10m)
Map sheet ST03NW

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 375/4/114/1
  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 375/4/114/2
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO7823
  • National Monuments Record reference: ST 03 NW70
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • NBR Index Number: 34426
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 514836
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 30813

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May 27 2014 10:41AM


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