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Latitude: 50.9179 / 50°55'4"N
Longitude: -2.6822 / 2°40'56"W
OS Eastings: 352137
OS Northings: 113382
OS Grid: ST521133
Mapcode National: GBR MM.QD85
Mapcode Global: FRA 568P.2W5
Entry Name: Berners
Listing Date: 19 April 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1057109
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263816
Location: West Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: West Coker
Built-Up Area: West Coker
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
WEST COKER CP EAST STREET (North side)
Cottage. Dated 1733. Ham stone ashlar on rubble plinth; thatch between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks.
2-storeys, symmetrical 3-bays. Hollow chamfered mullioned windows with leaded lights, the upper windows incorporating
some old glass, metal opening lights of varying ages - ground floor windows of 3-lights; upper 2-lights; continuous
label to ground floor interupted by segmental pediment over central doorway, in the panel of which is inscribed "1733
William and Mary Barter"; early plain boarded door in plain chamfered opening, 3 steps up. Single light window with
label in East gable, 2-light to West gable with extended hood mould. Interior has old fireplace with intact ovens in
East wall with stone spiral staircase alongside; another small stone fireplace of C18 in West wall; fielded panelling
to dadoes and window seats; deep chamfered beams with runout stops, '6'-frame collar trusses, elm floorboards;
partitions in early positions; modern rear windows. The Barters (or Barton, Church Register) married in 1733, and
quoted as having 'rebuilt the said dwelling house'. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1972).
Listing NGR: ST5213713382
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