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2, THE AVENUE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Minehead, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2058 / 51°12'20"N

Longitude: -3.4767 / 3°28'35"W

OS Eastings: 296938

OS Northings: 146215

OS Grid: SS969462

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.491P

Mapcode Global: VH5JY.PYDH

Entry Name: 2, THE AVENUE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391236

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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Listing Text


MINEHEAD

SS9646 THE AVENUE
900-1/3/78 (South side)
04/07/52 No.2

II*

Includes: No.1 SUMMERLAND ROAD.
Court room, later house and now shop. C15 with later
alterations. Rubblestone with plain tile roof. 2-unit plan.
Originally 3 storeys throughout; one-window range. The gabled
front facing The Avenue has a small oak-framed C15 two-light
window to the apex and a similar larger window to the first
floor with cusped heads to the lights. Buttresses, that to the
right is massive, flank a C20 shop door. To the right return,
in Summerland Road, is a C15 oak door frame with a chamfered
4-centred arch and foliate spandrels to a planked and studded
door with strap hinges.
INTERIOR: features, mostly concealed, are a hollow-chamfered
beam to the ground floor, and a tie beam with mounting for
removed joists. The roof structure was replaced late C19.
HISTORY: the building was at one time a court room and for
many years the Luttrell Estate Offices.
(Binding H: Minehead: A New History: Minehead: 1977-: P.37).


Listing NGR: SS9693846215

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