History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Kings Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheddar, Somerset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.2822 / 51°16'55"N

Longitude: -2.7799 / 2°46'47"W

OS Eastings: 345701

OS Northings: 153962

OS Grid: ST457539

Mapcode National: GBR JG.ZKFP

Mapcode Global: VH7D1.R1QD

Entry Name: The Kings Head

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268793

Location: Cheddar, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS27

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Cheddar

Built-Up Area: Cheddar

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


6/139 No 1
(The Kings Head)



House, now an inn. C17, C18, C20 refenestration. Painted rubble, thatched and pantile roofs, 2 brick and 2 rendered
stacks. L plan. 2:1 bays to frontage, that to right in a projecting gabled wing with a coped verge; 16-pane sash
windows to left 2 bays; 12-pane sash window to first floor of projecting wing, left return to frontage of 2 bays, a 12
and a 16-pane sash window to ground floor, a 16-pane sash window to first floor. Door opening between the bay sets,
paired 3 panelled doors, top panel of each glazed. Wooden sign with raised metal lettering.- "COURAGE" to left of first
floor; projecting painted signboard on a mid C19 wrought iron bracket to first floor of projecting wing. Interior with
remains of a moulded cross-beam ceiling; 2 open fireplaces with broad wooden lintols.

Listing NGR: ST4570153962

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.