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The Wool Hall, Beckington

Description: The Wool Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 266972

OS Grid Reference: ST8002951492
OS Grid Coordinates: 380029, 151492
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2622, -2.2876

Location: 27 Church Street, Beckington, Somerset BA3 6TF

Locality: Beckington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6TF

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Listing Text


15/25 The Wool Hall



Wool hall, now store and house. C16, restored C19. Rubble, pantile roofs. Rectangular on plan. Salient feature is
the semi-circular headed archway over the entrance to the ground floor which incorporates an exterior staircase with
rubble balustrade leading to a plank door on the first floor protected by a pent-roofed porch. Double plank doors with
decorative iron hinges to ground floor entrance. Interior contains C19 fireplace in four-centred stone surround to
first floor, portion of tie-beam roof probably of C16. Formerly associated with Beckington Castle (qv).

Listing NGR: ST8002951492

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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