History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Folly Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Tickenham, North Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.4416 / 51°26'29"N

Longitude: -2.8171 / 2°49'1"W

OS Eastings: 343302

OS Northings: 171722

OS Grid: ST433717

Mapcode National: GBR JF.NG2B

Mapcode Global: VH7C8.4115

Entry Name: Folly Cottages

Listing Date: 20 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129124

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33764

Location: Tickenham, North Somerset, BS21

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Tickenham

Built-Up Area: Tickenham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

ST 47 SE
4/101 Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Folly Cottages

Farmhouse, now 3 houses. C17 origin, remodelled C18 (probably c.1730) with
later cross wing and other alterations. Limestone rubble, rendered cross wing,
double Roman tiled roofs with stone ridge stack to main range. T-plan, possibly
originally through passage. 2 storeys and 3 windows, all irregularly spaced
sashes in exposed boxes with timber lintels, ground floor has door with C20
gabled porch to left, 1/2-glazed door to right, 3 sashes between and C20 plate-
glass window to far right, one sash between floor levels to right and 2 C20
dormers; wing to front left, lower 2-storey, has C20 French window and dormer to
inner side, 2-light casement in gable end and large stack; gable end of later
cross wing to far left has C20 plate-glass window at ground and first floor and
1/2-glazed door. Right return has 2-light casement at attic level and single
storey addition with garage doors in gable end. Left return has roof of main
range hipped, cross wing has 2 C20 windows and 1/2-glazed door, 2 C20 dormers.
Rear has irregular fenestration, three 2-light casements at first floor at
different levels, one to left with timber lintel, 1/2-glazed door to left, door to
right with single light to each side and C20 2-light casement to right; inner
side of cross wing has C20 plate-glass window at ground floor and 2-light dormer,
single storey lean-to to right. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST4330271722

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.