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?.

Terrace of Three Cottages Attatched to Left of the Field Inn, Shepton Mallet

Description: Terrace of Three Cottages Attatched to Left of the Field Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 266694

OS Grid Reference: ST6209143066
OS Grid Coordinates: 362091, 143066
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1856, -2.5438

Location: Cannard's Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5RW

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

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

Listing Text


II Terrace of three cottages
attached to left of the
Field Inn.


Terrace of three cottages C17 altered and extended in C18 with c1900 alterations. Random
rubble with ashlar quoins and features, rendered at rear. Slate roof with stone
ridge. Two brick ridge stacks rebuilt c 1900: stack to right has a boldly corbelled
brick cornice and recessed angles. Similar stack to Left has lost its cornice. Two
storeys. Terrace faces onto forecourt to right of the Field Inn (q.v.) The right
hand end cottage is later and straight jointed onto the original gable end of the
terrace. Left hand cottage entered through boarded door to left with a loft door above,
a sash to right with 2-light casement with stone mullion on first floor. A blocked
doorway with inset casement on ground floor to right. Central cottage has doorway to
left with 2-light casement to right. On first floor two 2-light stone mullioned windows
with C19 or C20 casements, Right hand cottage has doorway to left, casement to right
and a 2-light stone mullioned windows with C20 casements. All C19 casements have
glazing bars. Heavy stone flush frames under relieving arches to windows and doors.
At rear 2 dormers with timber framed gables added C.1900 and several casements in
stone frames similar to windows on front. The right hand bay has a C17 three-light
mullioned window with mullions removed and sill cut down for doorway and a similar 3-
light window with ovolo mullions above to first floor; both have eaved hoodmoulds.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST6209143066

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.