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The Assembly Rooms

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.113 / 51°6'46"N

Longitude: -2.4535 / 2°27'12"W

OS Eastings: 368350

OS Northings: 134954

OS Grid: ST683349

Mapcode National: GBR MX.B47H

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.F993

Entry Name: The Assembly Rooms

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261537

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Built-Up Area: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/64 The Assembly Rooms


Assembly rooms. C18 origins. Local stone rubble part rendered; hipped stone slate roof, with some upper courses in
plain tiles, 3 metal ventilators to ridge. 2 storeys, street elevation of 5 bays. C19 windows to lower bays 1 and 2,
the latter flanking a doorway set into an elliptical arch with the words "The Assembly Rooms" carved into tympanum;
lower bays 3 and 4 have C18 moulded surrounds to openings now blocked with shutters and bay 5 a small 2-light windows
with metal bars; to upper bays 1 and 2 are 12-pane sash windows and to bays 3 and 4 are 16-pane sashes, as well as
mezzanine 2-light casements in plain mullioned surrounds immediately below; lower part of North East corner rounded
off. Inside the yard to the Blue Ball Public House (qv) is a brick and stone access stair to first floor: on this rear
elevation elliptical arched stable doors below and some 16-pane sash windows above May represent a C19 conversion of
one or more C18 houses.

Listing NGR: ST6835034954

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