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17, High Street, Bruton

Description: 17, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261555

OS Grid Reference: ST6827734883
OS Grid Coordinates: 368277, 134883
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1124, -2.4545

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


8/82 No 17


Shop in row, formerly a house. Probably C18. Local stone cut and squared, colourwashed with ashlar dressings; asbestos
cement slates behind parapet between abutments; brick end chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 2 bays. Early C20 shopfront of
quality to ground floor, with late C20 small pane windows inserted, panelled Doric pilasters with console brackets to
fascia hood; to left Regency style 4-panelled door with plain fanlight under continued fascia; two 8-pane sash windows
to first floor, with 9-pane sashes to second, under cornice and shallow parapet; in centre first floor wrot iron
bracket with hanging sign, and to right good C18 lead rainwater stackhead. Interior not seen but a report speaks of
part concealed timber posts and a rear cill beam suggesting an original construction similar to Nos 20-20 High Street
oposite (qv). (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April l975).

Listing NGR: ST6827734883

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Source: English Heritage

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