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5 and 7, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1125 / 51°6'45"N

Longitude: -2.4539 / 2°27'13"W

OS Eastings: 368325

OS Northings: 134900

OS Grid: ST683349

Mapcode National: GBR MX.B44C

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.F93H

Plus Code: 9C3V4G7W+2F

Entry Name: 5 and 7, High Street

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261551

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Built-Up Area: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/78 Nos 5 and 7



Houses, now shops in row. Probably C18. Local stone pebbledash rendered and colourwashed; concrete double Roman tiles
with plain gable. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central 6-panel door, framed by attaced Doric columns, entablature and pediment;
early C20 shop fronts to either side each having recessed central doorways, simple fascias; above, early C20 triple
sash window to match in bay 3 with horizontal sliding centre light; wrot iron bracket for hanging sign between bays 1
and 2. Interiors not seen. No 5 was the George Inn until late C18, first mentioned in 1577; said to have good stairs
inside. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST6833034903

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