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Hannah Mores Cottage, Cheddar

Description: Hannah Mores Cottage

Grade: II
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

Locality: Cheddar
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS27 3HE

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Listing Text


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

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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