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Sores Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Backwell, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4065 / 51°24'23"N

Longitude: -2.7403 / 2°44'25"W

OS Eastings: 348603

OS Northings: 167758

OS Grid: ST486677

Mapcode National: GBR JJ.QPDC

Mapcode Global: VH88R.GX54

Entry Name: Sores Court

Listing Date: 16 March 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33429

Location: Backwell, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Backwell

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 46 NE BACKWELL HILLSIDE ROAD (south-east side)

6/33 Sores Court

- II*

Farmhouse. Mid - late C17, altered and dated B/1.1/1710 on a rainwater hopper.
Rubble; slate roof with coped raised verges; diagonal rubble stacks. L-plan,
superior vernacular farmhouse. 2 storeys and attics in gabled dormers.
3 bays, plus one in projecting wing to left. 3- and 4-light casement windows
with square leaded lights, ovolo moulded mullions and surrounds and under
dripmoulds; one glazing bar sash window in exposed frame in wing to left.
Central panelled and studded door, strap hinges with open scroll ends; ovolo and
hollow moulded doorframe. Projecting 2 storey porch. Decorative lead gutter
with crested fringe and decorative hopper to right. Single storey wing at right:
one 3-light casement window with moulded mullions; plank studded door with strap
hinges. Interior. Right room has a chamfered frame ceiling; ovolo moulded
lintel to fireplace with a spit rack over. Left room: moulded beams; raised
and fielded panelling; bolection moulded fire surround; dog-leg stair with
turned balusters.

Listing NGR: ST4860367758

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