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Barren Down House, Shepton Mallet

Description: Barren Down House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 266578

OS Grid Reference: ST6205643800
OS Grid Coordinates: 362056, 143800
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1922, -2.5443

Location: Lower Lane, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5LL

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

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Listing Text


7/179 Barren Down House



House. Circa 1800. Limestone rubble, part rendered, freestone detail, slate mansard roof, with dormers, ashlar stacks.
Late Georgian town house of two distinct builds. Main portion of 2-bays, 2-storeys and attic, sash windows with glazing
bars in moulded architraves. Moulded eaves cornice. Subsiduary block attached to left, of lesser height. 2-storeys
6-bays, flush-mounted sash windows with glazing bars. 2 doorways, main entrance to left having moulded stone architrave
with hood on shaped brackets, decorated fanlight and 6-panelled door. Secondary door to right side in plain

Listing NGR: ST6205643800

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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