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The Hermitage, Freshford

Description: The Hermitage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 32323

OS Grid Reference: ST7844759740
OS Grid Coordinates: 378447, 159740
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3363, -2.3108

Location: The Tyning, Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset BA3 6DA

Locality: Freshford
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6DA

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Listing Text


The Hermitage

House. Late C14th/C15th; much restored and altered late C19th. Coursed
squared rubble with freestone dressings; Cotswold stone slate roofs with coped
raised verges; octagonal ashlar stacks. T plan with gabled cross wing to (left)
south. 2 storeys and attics. 2 bays. 2- and 3-light casement windows with
moulded mullions and transome under drip moulds; in apex of gable, one single
light casement with cusped 4-centre arch lintel. Modern door under 4-centred
arch lintel and porch with Cotswold stone slate roof in re-entrant angle
between wings. Interior: Part of stone newel staircase, with upper part
blocked: south-east room has stone recess (possibly an aumbry); 3 arch-braced
collar beam trusses in south wing; 2 with cusped windbracing.

Listing NGR: ST7844759740

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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