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The Hermitage

A Grade II Listed Building in Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3363 / 51°20'10"N

Longitude: -2.3108 / 2°18'38"W

OS Eastings: 378447

OS Northings: 159740

OS Grid: ST784597

Mapcode National: GBR 0R4.4LF

Mapcode Global: VH96T.WNRX

Entry Name: The Hermitage

Listing Date: 1 February 1956

Last Amended: 19 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32323

Location: Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Freshford

Built-Up Area: Freshford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


The Hermitage

House. Late C14th/C15th; much restored and altered late C19th. Coursed
squared rubble with freestone dressings; Cotswold stone slate roofs with coped
raised verges; octagonal ashlar stacks. T plan with gabled cross wing to (left)
south. 2 storeys and attics. 2 bays. 2- and 3-light casement windows with
moulded mullions and transome under drip moulds; in apex of gable, one single
light casement with cusped 4-centre arch lintel. Modern door under 4-centred
arch lintel and porch with Cotswold stone slate roof in re-entrant angle
between wings. Interior: Part of stone newel staircase, with upper part
blocked: south-east room has stone recess (possibly an aumbry); 3 arch-braced
collar beam trusses in south wing; 2 with cusped windbracing.

Listing NGR: ST7844759740

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

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