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Gladen

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1193 / 51°7'9"N

Longitude: -2.4292 / 2°25'45"W

OS Eastings: 370052

OS Northings: 135646

OS Grid: ST700356

Mapcode National: GBR MY.9QD0

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.V438

Entry Name: Gladen

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346170

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261523

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST73NW BRUTON CP BREWHAM ROAD (South side)

2/51 Gladen

II

Farmhouse. C18. Local stone rubble with Doulting stone dressings; hipped stone slate roofs; former brick chimney stacks
now sealed off. 2 storeys with attic, East elevation 4 bays with single storey extension to North. Plinth; plain beaded
surrounds to casement windows; plain glazed door with fanlight to bay 2; 2 windows to first floor, and single pitched
roof dormer window above. South elevation, alongside railway, of 3 bays; slightly proud quoins, cruciform casement
windows bays 1 and 2, with blocked keystoned doorway bay-3; plain windows above. Interior not seen. Formerly the
farmhouse of Sheephouse Farm, it may occupy the site of "the House of the Sheepfold" mentioned in 1417, and may
incorporate earlier fragments. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).


Listing NGR: ST7005235646

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