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Ferlingmere House the Old Ring O'bells Inn with Wall and Pier

A Grade II Listed Building in Meare, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1717 / 51°10'18"N

Longitude: -2.7806 / 2°46'50"W

OS Eastings: 345523

OS Northings: 141672

OS Grid: ST455416

Mapcode National: GBR MG.6KCC

Mapcode Global: VH7DF.RTC5

Plus Code: 9C3V56C9+MQ

Entry Name: Ferlingmere House the Old Ring O'bells Inn with Wall and Pier

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267770

Location: Meare, Mendip, Somerset, BA6

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Meare

Built-Up Area: Oxenpill

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/55 The Old Ring O'Bells Inn with
wall and pier


(Incorrectly marked on O.S. map as Ferlingmere House). Monastic dwelling, subsequently a rectory, then an inn, now a
house. Postulated medieval establishment, rebuilt C17, external features renewed C20. Roughcast, double Roman tile
roof, coped verges, 3 brick ridge stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays, 2 and 3-light stone mullioned windows, weathered string
over right 2 openings to ground floor, small oval opening in a dressed stone surround. Door opening between first and
second bays in a moulded stone surround with a 4-centred head, stopped label, reproduction ribbed door. Two bay outshut
to left is not of special interest. Coursed and squared lias rubble wall at right-angles to right of frontage, dressed
coping, rusticated ashlar gate pier at roadside with moulded capping. Included primarily for group value with the
Church of St. Mary which is adjacent; some historical interest.

Listing NGR: ST4552341672

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

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