British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Longbridge House, Shepton Mallet

Description: Longbridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 266493

OS Grid Reference: ST6184443866
OS Grid Coordinates: 361844, 143866
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1927, -2.5474

Location: 78 Cowl Street, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5EP

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5EP

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Shepton Mallet, Somerset at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


6/95 Nos 78 & 79,
(Longbridge House)



Two houses. Principally C16 with C17 and C18 additions. Rubble, part rendered, rough quoins, dressed stone detail,
pantile roof, coped verges, brick stacks. Cross-passage house, "L"-shaped on plan, main facade at rear of block
parallel to Cowl Street. 2-storeys, 6-bays, 2, 3- and 4-light ovolo moulded stone mullioned windows, except flat roofed
angular bay of 8-lights to right side, each light with 4-centred sub arch. Central doorway has 4-centred depressed arch
head, moulded stone architrave, broad half glazed door. C18 triangular pedimented hood attached to wall above. Further
4-centred door opening to rear in moulded surround. Square projection in centre of rear elevation. 2-span wing to right
side of 2-bays, 2- and 3-light stone mullioned windows, ovolo moulded.

Listing NGR: ST6184443861

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.