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The Court House and Forecourt Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheddar, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2749 / 51°16'29"N

Longitude: -2.7767 / 2°46'36"W

OS Eastings: 345913

OS Northings: 153152

OS Grid: ST459531

Mapcode National: GBR JH.ZS9Y

Mapcode Global: VH7D1.T6DZ

Entry Name: The Court House and Forecourt Wall

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173627

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268770

Location: Cheddar, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS27

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Cheddar

Built-Up Area: Cheddar

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/114 The Court House and forecourt wall



House. Mid C18, Brick, rusticated freestone quoins, parapet with moulded stone coping, coped verges, pantile roof,
rendered stacks, further brick stack at rear. Two storeys, 3 bays, 16-pane sash windows, ground floor windows slighly
larger than those on first floor, rusticated stone surrounds, stepped voussoirs. Central half-hexagonal brick porch
with rusticated stone quoins; central semi-circular headed door opening in a rusticated surround, paired three-quarter
glazed doors, semi-cirular head window in each angle-face, flat roof. Inner door in a reeded surround, 6-panelled door,
fanlight with radiating glazing bars. 2 bay wing of lower height set back to right, casements, probably an earlier
house. Rubble forecourt wall, central wrought iron gate.

Listing NGR: ST4591153150

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