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The Bell Inn, Leigh-on-Mendip

Description: The Bell Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266718

OS Grid Reference: ST6916247256
OS Grid Coordinates: 369162, 147256
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2237, -2.4430

Location: Leigh Street, Leigh-on-Mendip, Somerset BA3 5QL

Locality: Leigh-on-Mendip
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 5QL

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Listing Text


2/19 The Bell Inn


Inn. Late C17. Roughcast, double Roman tile roof, coped verges, brick stacks. Lobby entrance, symmetrical facade.
2-storeys, 3-bays, 2 and 3-light stone mullion windows (those to upper floor ovolo moulded except right bay which has
C20 casement). Central doorway, ovolo moulded stone surround, C20 reproduction studded door, transom light above. Wing
to left of 2-storeys, 2-bays under low mansard roof, C20 casements except plain 2-light stone mullion window now partly
obscured by C20 door opening; reproduction studded door, open pent-roofed porch suppported on slender wooden pillars.
Interior contains 2 broad fireplaces with wooden lintols supported by stone jambs, those to right hearth being dressed
and moulded, stone fireback dated 1683.

Listing NGR: ST6915947265

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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