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Latitude: 51.1119 / 51°6'42"N
Longitude: -2.4552 / 2°27'18"W
OS Eastings: 368229
OS Northings: 134835
OS Grid: ST682348
Mapcode National: GBR MX.B9R7
Mapcode Global: VH8BG.D9CY
Entry Name: The Sun Inn
Listing Date: 29 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056449
English Heritage Legacy ID: 261562
Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Bruton
Built-Up Area: Bruton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST6834NW BRUTON CP HIGH STREET (North side)
8/89 No 33
(The Sun Inn)
Inn in row. C18 origins. Apparently refronted in early C20. Local stone rendered and colourwashed, with ashlar
dressings; clay double Roman tiles with abutment, and cantilevered gable to East; brick chimney stacks, 2 storeys, 3
bays. Paired margined sash windows; between bays 2 and 3 stone surround to former coach gate, now reduced in height and
width, having flat Doric pilasters on bases, with part entablature, plain fascia and moulded projecting hood; left of
upper bay 1 window wrot iron bracket and hanging sign. A smaller inn of this name is recorded by 1793, and had an
underground skittle alley: the annual Court Leet for Sir Hugh Hoare, Lord of the Manor, used to be held here. (Couzens
P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).
Listing NGR: ST6822934835
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