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5 and 7, High Street, Bruton

Description: 5 and 7, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261551

OS Grid Reference: ST6832534900
OS Grid Coordinates: 368325, 134900
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1125, -2.4539

Location: High Street, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0AB

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

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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

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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