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Pilgrims Rest

A Grade II Listed Building in Moorlinch, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1284 / 51°7'42"N

Longitude: -2.8603 / 2°51'37"W

OS Eastings: 339892

OS Northings: 136916

OS Grid: ST398369

Mapcode National: GBR MC.935G

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.CWQW

Entry Name: Pilgrims Rest

Listing Date: 29 March 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295965

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269560

Location: Moorlinch, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Moorlinch

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

MOORLINCH CP MOOR ROAD (East side)
ST33NE
2/38 Pilgrims Rest
29.3.63
- II

House. C15/C16, C19 alteration. Colourwashed rubble, double-Roman tile roof, 2 restored brick stacks. Two storeys, 2
bays, late C19/early C20 casements with glazing bars; 3 buttresses to frontage with offsets. Door opening to right, in
a moulded 4-centred arch door frame of stone, plank door. Outshut to left, double-Roaan tiled roof, plank door, appears
predominantly C20. Inside there are indications of an arch-braced roof truss; fireplace with wooden bressumer. The
building is believed to have been a resting place for pilgrims on their way to Glastonbury Abbey. Attached cottage,
Dunmore, is not of special interest. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1973).


Listing NGR: ST3989236916

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Description

MOORLINCH CP MOOR ROAD (East side)
ST33NE
2/38 Pilgrims Rest
29.3.63
- II

House. C15/C16, C19 alteration. Colourwashed rubble, double-Roman tile roof, 2 restored brick stacks. Two storeys, 2
bays, late C19/early C20 casements with glazing bars; 3 buttresses to frontage with offsets. Door opening to right, in
a moulded 4-centred arch door frame of stone, plank door. Outshut to left, double-Roaan tiled roof, plank door, appears
predominantly C20. Inside there are indications of an arch-braced roof truss; fireplace with wooden bressumer. The
building is believed to have been a resting place for pilgrims on their way to Glastonbury Abbey. Attached cottage,
Dunmore, is not of special interest. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1973).


Listing NGR: ST3989236916

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