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2, Lower Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Merriott, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9066 / 50°54'23"N

Longitude: -2.7934 / 2°47'36"W

OS Eastings: 344313

OS Northings: 112197

OS Grid: ST443121

Mapcode National: GBR MG.R839

Mapcode Global: FRA 561Q.1KS

Entry Name: 2, Lower Street

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262381

Location: Merriott, South Somerset, Somerset, TA16

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Merriott

Built-Up Area: Merriott

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Merriott

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


No 2


Detached farmhouse, apparently divided at one time. Early C18, modified and extended in C19. Ham stone near-ashlar
facade, coursed rubble to sides and rear; Welsh slate roof to steep pitch between coped gables, stepped at east end;
brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic, 4 bays, of which bays 1 and 2 are of later date. Sash windows in plain
openings having voussoired flat arches, 6-pane to first floor bays 1 and 4, 20-pane first floor bay 2 and 9-pane first
floor bay 3; to ground floor, 4-pane bays 1 and 2, with angled flat-roofed bay of 2+4+2 panes bay 4. To left of bay 3 a
doorway in flat arched recess with double ogee-mould surround, C20 boarded door, with stone bollard set to right.
Continuous string to bays 3 and 4, stepped down over doorway. To left of doorway a C20 circular window set in a
now-blocked doorway: indications of earlier window lower bay 1, also blocked opening under the upper bay 3 window. Two
oval windows in west gable, one at attic level and one at mezzanine level. Extension to rear, of later date, probably
C19. Against east gable a long single-storey building with double Roman clay tiled roof, and with central throughway:
collar truss roof of C19. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST4431312197

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