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The Terrace and Attached Walls and Gatepiers

A Grade II Listed Building in Minehead, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.196 / 51°11'45"N

Longitude: -3.4648 / 3°27'53"W

OS Eastings: 297744

OS Northings: 145107

OS Grid: SS977451

Mapcode National: GBR LK.4S23

Mapcode Global: VH5K4.W6NG

Entry Name: The Terrace and Attached Walls and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Last Amended: 10 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391139

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

SS 9745 MINEHEAD BIRCHAM ROAD
(South side), Alcombe
900-1/4/118
Nos 1-5 (Consecutive) The
Terrace and attached walls
and gatepiers (Formerly
Listed as: BIRCHAM ROAD
(South side), Alcombe Nos. 2-
5 (Consecutive) The Terrace
and attached walls and
gatepiers )
4/7/52

GV II


Terrace of5 houses flanked on the left by Alcombe House (qv) and on the right by Alcombe Hall (qv), raised above the road Early C19 (c1830s). Painted render over rubblestone; partly crested slate roof with brick stacks to party walls. Double-depth plans with rear wings. 3 storeys; each house of one-window range. Windows to N os 1, 2 & 3 are 6/6-pane tripartite sashes with 3/6 panes to the second floor; those to Nos 4 & Slate C20. 6-panel doors to the left of Nos 1, 3 & 5, to right of Nos 2 & 4, in pairs under a shared porch and glazed to the tops. Tal12-storey service blocks to rear with hipped and gabled roofs. INTERIORS not inspected SUBSIDIAR y FEA TURES: a replacement rubblestone retaining wall fronts the site; 2 original rubblestone walls sweep up to connect with the building; the rubblestone gate piers have brick quoins.

Listing NGR: SS9774445107

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

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