MSO10759 - Greenhills, Tivington (Building)


A cottage that probably dates to the 17th Century but was extended in the 20th Century.

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Cottage. Probably C17, extended C20. Roughcast over rubble, hipped thatched roof with catslide and double Roman tiled addition, large exposed rubble lateral stack to right of entrance, tall lateral stack on right return. Plan: 2-cell with C20 addtion. One and a half storeys, dormer window to left of lateral stack, catslide addition unlit on main elevation, ground floor plank door left, long window with 3 vertical lights beside stack, right return of one bay lit, catslide to right. Interior not seen. (Photograph in NMR). [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265540. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] 2-cell plan. Stone, Render, roughcast and pebbledash walls. Hipped, Cats-slide roof [3] The building was visited in May 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 6. [4] The house is shown on 2020 MasterMap data and labelled Green Hills. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: 2/1/1986. Thirty-fifth List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset)/Exmoor National Park.
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.



Grid reference Centred SS 9305 4494 (13m by 10m)
Map sheet SS94SW

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1076/9/126
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31256

Record last edited

Oct 11 2021 12:26PM


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