MSO10584 - Rambler's Cottage and Brendan Cottage, 20 and 21, Kingsbridge (Building)


A pair of early 19th Century semi-detached cottages. They originally belonged to the Chargot estate.

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Semi-detached cottage. Early C19, altered late C19 and mid C20. Roughcast over rubble, hipped thatched roof, roughcast octagonal stack. Pair of cottages, central full height curved bay, single storey addition left, 2 storeys, 3 bays, 2-light leaded casements, first floor in bay arrowslits flanking inserted 2-light many paned casements, ground floor tripartite 12-pane sash window, entrance in outer bays, plank doors, slate roofed pentice porch, lean-to roofed single storey, 2-bay addition left. One of a group of Chargot estate cottages. (Photograph in NMR). [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265354. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] Stone, Render, roughcast and pebbledash walls. Hipped roof [3] The buildings were visited in June 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. They received a BAR score of 6. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: 5/6/1985. 34th List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset).
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference Centred SS 9847 3769 (13m by 15m)
Map sheet SS93NE

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 444/11/71/1
  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 444/11/71/2
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31057

Record last edited

May 12 2021 8:46AM


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