Description: Quaking House
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270196
OS Grid Reference: ST1066226178
OS Grid Coordinates: 310662, 126178
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0280, -3.2753
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ST12NW WIVELISCOMBE WITHOUT CP QUAKING HOUSE LANE (West side)
4/134 Quaking House
Cottages with Quaker Meeting House, now single dwelling with garage. C17 and
C18, extensively modernised. Roughcast, slate roof, brick stacks. 2 storeys, 2:1
bays, C20 casement windows, gabled porch centre. Right-hand bay projects with
single storey gabled garage, cob outer walls are the 2 bay remains of the Quaker
Meeting House. The site was purchased 1679 and meeting house registered 1684.
The nearby burial ground opening 1681. The Quakers purchased and rebuilt a
property in North Street Milverton 1753 and abandoned this meeting house, though
the burial ground was still in use early C20.
Listing NGR: ST1066226178
Source: English Heritage
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