Hannah Mores Cottage, Cheddar
Description: Hannah Mores Cottage
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 268787
OS Grid Reference: ST4579153451
OS Grid Coordinates: 345791, 153451
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2776, -2.7785
Location: Venns Close, Cheddar, Somerset BS27 3HE
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ST45SE CHEDDAR CP LOWER NORTH STREET (East side)
6/133 Hannah More's Cottage
Cottage, now used as a meeting place. C17, later alterations. Painted rubble, double Roman and pantile roof, central
brick stack. Cross passage plan. Two storey frontage, 2:1 bays, C19 2 and 3-light casements except C20 casement to left
of ground floor, those to first floor under the eaves. Door opening between the bays, plank door; further door opening
to right, C19 four-panelled door. Interior on right side with first floor removed to ford a meeting hall; entrance to
house from meeting hall through a doorway with a 4-centred head; left ground floor room with a ceiling with an axial
beam, open fireplace with a 4-centred lintol. Primarily listed because of association with Hannah lore, who used it for
a time as a school.
Listing NGR: ST4579153451
Source: English Heritage
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