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The White Horse Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Stogumber, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1282 / 51°7'41"N

Longitude: -3.2902 / 3°17'24"W

OS Eastings: 309811

OS Northings: 137341

OS Grid: ST098373

Mapcode National: GBR LS.988T

Mapcode Global: VH6GW.XWGZ

Entry Name: The White Horse Inn

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264932

Location: Stogumber, West Somerset, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Stogumber

Built-Up Area: Stogumber

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


11/169 The White Horse Inn



Inn with stables and adjoining market hall, now inn with skittles alley and restaurant. Inn C18, market hall circa
1800, and stables dated 1867, the latter both altered mid C20. Inn: rendered over rubble, steeply pitched slate roofs,
brick stacks gable end right and rising from below roof ridge left. Plan: inn with attached market hall right; set back
at rear long stable frontage onto street. Inn 2 storeys, facade divided with long single bay block left and recessed 3
bays right; 16 pane sash windows first floor, ground floor blocked entrance outer bay left, tripartite sash window and
16 pane sash window flanking gabled, slate roofed porch, decorative bargeboards, 2 x 3 panel door, panelled reveals
rectangular fanlight with glazing bars. Old market house attached end bay right; rendered, pyramid slate roof,
overhanging eaves, coved cornice, pilaster quoins. 2 storeys, 2 bays; 16 pane sash windows first floor, C20 casements
below. Stables: red sandstone random rubble, slate roof, single storey, 5 bays with pedimented centre; most of the
openings blocked or refenestrated. The stables were converted into a skittles alley in the mid C20. The White Horse Inn
is recorded in 1748 and the market hall fell into disuse in the 1860's. (Photograph in NMR; VCH Somerset, vol 5,

Listing NGR: ST0980937352

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