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Barren Down House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shepton Mallet, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1922 / 51°11'31"N

Longitude: -2.5443 / 2°32'39"W

OS Eastings: 362056

OS Northings: 143800

OS Grid: ST620438

Mapcode National: GBR MS.556D

Mapcode Global: VH8B0.V98F

Entry Name: Barren Down House

Listing Date: 25 November 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296317

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266578

Location: Shepton Mallet, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Shepton Mallet

Built-Up Area: Shepton Mallet

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


7/179 Barren Down House



House. Circa 1800. Limestone rubble, part rendered, freestone detail, slate mansard roof, with dormers, ashlar stacks.
Late Georgian town house of two distinct builds. Main portion of 2-bays, 2-storeys and attic, sash windows with glazing
bars in moulded architraves. Moulded eaves cornice. Subsiduary block attached to left, of lesser height. 2-storeys
6-bays, flush-mounted sash windows with glazing bars. 2 doorways, main entrance to left having moulded stone architrave
with hood on shaped brackets, decorated fanlight and 6-panelled door. Secondary door to right side in plain

Listing NGR: ST6205643800

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