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6, Higher Backway, Bruton

Description: 6, Higher Backway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261547

OS Grid Reference: ST6821634874
OS Grid Coordinates: 368216, 134874
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1123, -2.4554

Location: Higher Backway, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0DW

Locality: Bruton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA10 0DW

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Listing Text


8/74 No 6


Coachhouse and groom's house. Late C18. Local stone rubble, ashlar stone quoins and dressings; clay double Roman tile
roof with simple gables. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Bay 1 has C20 garage doors, bay 2 an elliptical arched doorway with
voussoirs and keystone, with circular windows above both; bay 3 has large elliptical coach arch, with small unlettered
plaque over; bay 4 has a 3-light leaded casement window in elliptical arch, with 2 similar 2-light windows above; bay 5
has plain door in elliptical archway. Formerly part of No 29 (Hamilton House) (qv), this may have become a separate
property in the mid C19 when the House became Stuckey's Bank. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne,

Listing NGR: ST6821634874

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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