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1, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1126 / 51°6'45"N

Longitude: -2.4536 / 2°27'12"W

OS Eastings: 368343

OS Northings: 134914

OS Grid: ST683349

Mapcode National: GBR MX.B46J

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.F97D

Plus Code: 9C3V4G7W+3H

Entry Name: 1, High Street

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261548

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Built-Up Area: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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House with shop in row. C18. Doulting stone ashlar; stone slate Mansard roof with plain gables behind parapet; brick
end chimney stacks. 2 storeys with attics, 3 bays. Low plinth, cornice, plain low parapet: central 6-panel door with
radially glazed fanlight, with stone surround of attached Doric columns supporting an open pediment; to bay 1 C18
shopfront with two 20-pane bow windows flanking matching part-glazed door with fanlight over, under simple wood
signboard; to lower bay 3 a composite sash window of 8-12-8 panes under exposed timber lintel; to first floor 3
architraved surrounds to plain sash windows; in roof 3 small raked dormers with 2-light casement windows; lead
rainwater stackheads to either side. Interior not seen. Formerly part of White Hart Inn, of Cl6 origins, front
destroyed by a C18 fire; was an ironmongers in 1798 which it still is (October 1983). (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood,
Abbey Press, Sherborne, l972).

Listing NGR: ST6834334914

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