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Slow Court

A Grade II Listed Building in West Camel, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.019 / 51°1'8"N

Longitude: -2.6134 / 2°36'48"W

OS Eastings: 357067

OS Northings: 124585

OS Grid: ST570245

Mapcode National: GBR MP.J5PC

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DF.CMV

Entry Name: Slow Court

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295442

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262760

Location: West Camel, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West Camel

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/152 Slow Court


- II

Farmhouse. Late C17. Local stone cut and squared, random coursed, Ham
stone dressings, with concrete ring beams now visible at first floor and
wall plate levels; double Roman clay tiles between coped gables; brick
end chimney stacks. "L"-plan: 2-storeys, 4-bay East front. Boarded
entrance door in heavy frame to bay-2; ground floor windows oak ovolo
mould mullioned windows of 3 and 4-lights, with label moulds; first
floor windows have stone mullions and jambs to match, no window bay 2,
one label mould damaged by ring beam. Small timber window in North wall
and further mullioned windows to rear extension. Buttress to South
gable. Interior not seen. Slow Court said to be a freehold estate
founded 1238 by the de la Slo family and site of the Manor House of Sloo
or Sleu; also oak panelled rooms - property undergoing major repairs
(February 1983).

Listing NGR: ST5706724585

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