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Shiremoor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Merriott, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9109 / 50°54'39"N

Longitude: -2.7889 / 2°47'20"W

OS Eastings: 344632

OS Northings: 112672

OS Grid: ST446126

Mapcode National: GBR MG.QWTC

Mapcode Global: FRA 561P.P9F

Entry Name: Shiremoor House

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Last Amended: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345966

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262406

Location: Merriott, South Somerset, Somerset, TA16

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Merriott

Built-Up Area: Merriott

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Merriott

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


9/156 Shiremoor House
(previously listed as Hill Farm
House or Shiremoor Hill House)


Detached house. C17, modified C18. Ham stone ashlar and near-ashlar; Welsh slate between tall coped gables suggesting
former thatch; brick end chimney stacks, Two storeys with attic, 3 bays. Mostly hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in
chamfered recesses; first floor bays 1 and 3 of 3 lights without labels; ground floor bay 2 has a 4-light and ground
floor bay 3 has a 3-light, both with labels; the window to first floor bay 2 is a 2-light ovolo-mould mullioned window
in a wave-mould recess without label; lower windows rectangular-leaded. To ground floor bay 2 a wide part-glazed late
C19 door, set into open stone porch having Doric columns and pilasters and plain full entablature with flat roof.
Attached to south gable a single-bay extension, set lower, with casement window above and a C20 mullioned window with
label below. Interior not seen, but reported is a wide cross passage, formerly with stair, several beams with slight
chamfers; an old external door in rear extension; tie beam roof trusses. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, June 1975).

Listing NGR: ST4463212672

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