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Ferndale the Cot

A Grade II Listed Building in Minehead, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1947 / 51°11'41"N

Longitude: -3.4661 / 3°27'57"W

OS Eastings: 297652

OS Northings: 144966

OS Grid: SS976449

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.55PY

Mapcode Global: VH5K4.V7ZG

Plus Code: 9C3R5GVM+VH

Entry Name: Ferndale the Cot

Listing Date: 13 January 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391176

Location: Minehead, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Minehead

Built-Up Area: Minehead

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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SS9744 MANOR ROAD, Alcombe
900-1/5/140 (South East side)
13/01/76 Nos.11 AND 13
The Cot and Ferndene


2 houses. C17/early C18. Painted render over rubblestone,
continuous slate roof with brick stack to right gable end and
front lateral stack finished in brick. Probably formerly one
property of 3 units; now 2 cottages; No.11 to the left, has a
rear right wing.
2 storeys; 4-window range. No.11 has a broad shallow lateral
stack to right-of-centre flanked by C19 two-light casement
windows to the first floor, a 3-light casement to the
ground-floor right and a divided C18 six-panel door under a
hood on metal scroll brackets to the left. To the far left a
full-height wall with stone coping cants back to meet No.9
(qv); a doorway with similar voussoirs and quoins to that
house has a C17 planked and studded door.
No.13 has two C19 two-light casement windows to both floors
and C19 trellised porch to the door in a single-storey lean-to
to the right.
INTERIORS: The Cot has hollow-chamfered beams to the sides and
centre of both the main and rear rooms and exposed main rafter
ends to the first floor.
HISTORY: a malthouse in 1841, this is said to have been the
Britannia Inn in 1701.

Listing NGR: SS9765244966

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