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Ford Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Holford, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1662 / 51°9'58"N

Longitude: -3.2061 / 3°12'21"W

OS Eastings: 315766

OS Northings: 141459

OS Grid: ST157414

Mapcode National: GBR LW.6ZHN

Mapcode Global: VH6GR.CYXD

Entry Name: Ford Cottage

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057423

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265148

Location: Holford, West Somerset, Somerset, TA5

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Holford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/88 Ford Cottage


Cottage. C16-C17, enlarged C20. Rendered over random rubble, thatch roof, half hipped on C20 addition, brick stack
gable ends. Probably originally single cell lying East-West, end onto road, enlarged one cell North with lower C20
addition beyond. East front, one and one and a half storeys, 1:1:1 bays, gabled end 2-light C20 casements to left,
moulded lancet windows first floor an right return, originally lighting stair, C20 2-light casement below, to right
3-light dormer casement, 3-light casement below, independently roofed lower addition, 3-light casement, entrance on
right return, C20 door, original entrance in left return facing fireplace now window. Interior: chamfered beams with
step and runout stops, open fireplaces with chamfered lintels and both incorporating large sandstone slabs chamfered on
one side, perhaps reset. Inner room fireplace incised with random crosses. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST1576641459

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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