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Bachelors Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Rooks Bridge, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2652 / 51°15'54"N

Longitude: -2.9072 / 2°54'25"W

OS Eastings: 336799

OS Northings: 152173

OS Grid: ST367521

Mapcode National: GBR M9.0H9Q

Mapcode Global: VH7CZ.KGFG

Entry Name: Bachelors Hall

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262676

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434382

Location: East Brent, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: East Brent

Built-Up Area: Rooks Bridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Three Saints

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST35SE EAST BRENT CP GILLS LANE (East side)
Rooks Bridge

6/69 Bachelors Hall

9.2.61

- II

House. Late C18. Roughcast, pantile roof, coped verges, 2 brick stacks. Gothick; garden frontage of 2 storeys, 3 bays,
2-light casements, those to ground floor 2-light in an elaborate gothick style, those to first floor 2-light with
glazing bars featuring marginal lights. Central door opening, 6-panelled door; C20 verandah enclosing left half of
ground floor, pantile roof with glazed panels; two bay addition to right of frontage in conforming style, of C20. Lean
to porch to rear with a parapet; wide heavily moulded 4-centred entrance arch with a central carved boss, moulded
jaabs, adjacent a gargoyle, pointed arch inner door opening, 4 panelled door in a gothick style. Some co-eval interior
features. Room to rear of ground floor with 3 heavily moulded cambered ceiling beams with elaborate central bosses
believed to be reused from the roof of the North aisle of the church of St Mary, East Brent (qv); probably C15. Part of
the entrance arch to the rear of the building and the gargoyle may also be of this late,


Listing NGR: ST3679952173

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

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