Description: The Blue Ball Public House
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261535
OS Grid Reference: ST6835234930
OS Grid Coordinates: 368352, 134930
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1128, -2.4535
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ST6834NW BRUTON CP COOME STREET (West side)
8/62 The Blue Ball Public House
Inn. Mid C18. Local stone rendered, with painted stone dressings; double Roman clay tile roof with plain gables; brick
chimney stacks. 2 storeys 5 bay facade to street. 12-pane sash windows doubled to both levels bays 2 and 3; blank upper
bay 1 with wrot iron bracket and hanging sign, pedimented doorway with Doric pilasters to bay 4, framing 4-panel door;
to bay 5 angled 2-storey bay windows, wider with double sash window at lower level. Matching elevators inside yard.
Interior has panelling and other C18 features. A rebuild of the former White Hart Inn, which existed before 1581, this
building dates from c1765-1770. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).
Listing NGR: ST6835234930
Source: English Heritage
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