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The Blindhouse or Lockup Attached to the South-West Corner of Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Merriott, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9098 / 50°54'35"N

Longitude: -2.7888 / 2°47'19"W

OS Eastings: 344634

OS Northings: 112555

OS Grid: ST446125

Mapcode National: GBR MG.QWTR

Mapcode Global: FRA 561P.WW4

Entry Name: The Blindhouse or Lockup Attached to the South-West Corner of Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Last Amended: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262392

Location: Merriott, South Somerset, Somerset, TA16

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Merriott

Built-Up Area: Merriott

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Merriott

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


9/142 The Blindhouse or Lockup attached
to the south-west corner of Manor
(not included on list)
(formerly listed as Lockup, Lower


Village lockup. Probably early C19. Ham stone near-ashlar, stone slab pitched roof with plain gables. Studded boarded
door in south west gable. Interior not seen. Date of erection uncertain, but a letter of 1911 refers to it not having
been used for many years. (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, l978 p59). Manor Farmhouse is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: ST4463412555

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