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Shambles, Shepton Mallet

Description: Shambles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 266594

OS Grid Reference: ST6189843658
OS Grid Coordinates: 361898, 143658
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1909, -2.5466

Location: Town Street, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5AZ

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

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Listing Text


6/195 Shambles



Shambles. C15, much reconstructed and restored C20. Oak with pantile roof. Consists of 4-square section uprights, each
of which has a pair of curved braces supporting a timber saddle canopy roof. Counter formed of planks 1 metre from
ground. Short surviving portion of stalls which once ran the whole length of the Market Place. Scheduled Ancient
Monument (Somerset County No 175).

Listing NGR: ST6190543656

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Source: English Heritage

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