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The Tribunal

A Grade I Listed Building in Glastonbury, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1477 / 51°8'51"N

Longitude: -2.7171 / 2°43'1"W

OS Eastings: 349934

OS Northings: 138961

OS Grid: ST499389

Mapcode National: GBR MK.7X13

Mapcode Global: VH8B3.VFF0

Entry Name: The Tribunal

Listing Date: 21 June 1950

Last Amended: 15 March 1974

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265920

Location: Glastonbury, Mendip, Somerset, BA6

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Glastonbury

Built-Up Area: Glastonbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
1133
(North Side)
The Tribunal
(formerly listed as
Tribunal House)
ST 4938 7/37 21.6.50.
I GV
2.
Early C16 facade to a C15 structure. The Abbey courthouse, also used during the
Monmouth Rebellion trials by Judge Jeffreys. 2 storeys Freestone. Ground floor
has a continuous range of 8 lights divided by stone mullions, and a doorway to
left. The wooden door is original. Panels above the doorway have Tudor Rose and
Tudor Royal Arms. In centre of 1st floor is a splayed oriel of 6 lights with a
2-light window to each side. All lights have uncusped heads. Moulded strings
and parapet coping. Pantile roof. Interior has open timber roofs, some moulded
plaster ceilings and fireplaces. Contains museum of Glastonbury Antiquarian Society.
In guardianship of Department of Environment.
All the listed buildings from Crown Hotel to No 11 (North side) and Nos 2 to 10,
with No 12 (South side), and the Market Cross and Nos 6 to 9 (consec) Market Place
form an extremely important group.


Listing NGR: ST4993438962

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