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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207003
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391236
Location: Minehead, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24
Civil Parish: Minehead
Built-Up Area: Minehead
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
SS9646 THE AVENUE
900-1/3/78 (South side)
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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