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Staunton Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Minehead, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1934 / 51°11'36"N

Longitude: -3.4689 / 3°28'8"W

OS Eastings: 297449

OS Northings: 144828

OS Grid: SS974448

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.550G

Mapcode Global: VH5K4.T8GF

Plus Code: 9C3R5GVJ+9C

Entry Name: Staunton Cottage

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207002

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391234

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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900-1/5/148 (West side)
04/07/52 Staunton Cottage


Formerly known as: Lower Staunton STAUNTON LANE Alcombe.
Cottage, at a right-angle to the lane. C16 or early C17,
altered and extended in C18. Cob on rubblestone, thatched roof
hipped to left, gabled to right, with snecked rubblestone
stack (formerly external) to former right gable end. Thatched
rubblestone left-hand wing. 2-unit plan with C18 lower
2-storey wing to the left. 2 storeys; 1-window range. Timber
lintels over late C19 windows and doors, the entrance to the
return of the C18 wing, a former wash-house, facing the lane.
The room above has access from inside the cottage.
INTERIOR: 3 stop-chamfered cross-beams and oak lintel to open
fire to the ground-floor right, now blocked. C19 stairs. The
roof is plastered but one truss and 2 windbraces of probable
C16 structure are exposed.

Listing NGR: SS9744944828

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