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Beach Cottage, Porlock

Description: Beach Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265474

OS Grid Reference: SS8654347795
OS Grid Coordinates: 286543, 147795
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2181, -3.6259

Location: Dunster Steep, Porlock, Somerset TA24 8PG

Locality: Porlock
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 8PG

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Listing Text


3/60 Beach Cottage


- II

Cottage. Cl7, probably walls raised and reroofed C18. Rendered over random rubble, thatched roof, hipped to right and
half-hipped to left, large stepped stone lateral stack to left of entrance, rebuilt external stack left gable end
masked by single storey lean-to addition. Plan: 3 cell and cross passage, outshut at rear. Two storeys, 2:1 bays; first
floor 2 and 3-light C19 many paned casements, ground floor similar 3-light window and 4-light ovolo moulded mullioned
window left of stack with small square headed light to hearth, 2-light window right of heavy chamfered 4-centred arch
head doorframe with C17 framed door. Another entrance on left return. Interior: not seen, probably contains features of

Listing NGR: SS8654347795

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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