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Latitude: 51.1513 / 51°9'4"N
Longitude: -3.0647 / 3°3'53"W
OS Eastings: 325625
OS Northings: 139651
OS Grid: ST256396
Mapcode National: GBR M2.7RF0
Mapcode Global: VH7DG.TBN8
Entry Name: Almshouse
Listing Date: 29 March 1963
Last Amended: 24 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308297
English Heritage Legacy ID: 268872
Location: Cannington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA5
Civil Parish: Cannington
Built-Up Area: Cannington
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST23NE CANNINGTON CP HIGH STREET (North side)
(formerly listed as Rogers'
Almshouse. C16; alterations dated 1672, for Henry Rogers, substantial alterations of 1971. Random red sandstone rubble,
double Roman tile roofi small square turret with a sundial, pyramidal lead roof with a weather vane with a metal
pennant, inscribed:- 'HR 1699'; coped verges, L-plan, symmetrical frontage; two storeys, 3:3 bays, 2-light casements
with glazing bars, those to ground floor transomed. Central door opening, glazed C20 door with sidelights. Shallow
keyed semi-circular head recess above door, incised lettering commemorating the establishment of the almshouse. The
legs of some jointed crucks survive inside. Included primarily for historical interest.
Listing NGR: ST2562739653
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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