LEAVERS' COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056642
Date first listed:
07-Jan-1976
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Sep-1985
Statutory Address:
LEAVERS' COURT, WEST STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
LEAVERS' COURT, WEST STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Somerton
National Grid Reference:
ST 48951 28517

Details

ST4828 SOMERTON CP WEST STREET (North side)

8/239 Leavers' Court (formerly listed as Two Houses west of entrance to Wesleyan Chapel)

7.1.76

GV II

House, in row. Origins of c1500. Local lias stone cut and squared to undercroft, rendering on timber frame above; clay double Roman tiles with simple gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 2 bays: 2 light small pane casements above; below C19 infill, possibly under former jetty; bay 1 has double garage door under shaped timber lintol, then late C20 panelled door under rectangular fanlight, then 16-pane sash windows: traces of an apparently 4 bay timber frame at first floor level. VCR records that from at least 1672 this was the Nag's Head Inn; it was divided into two houses in C19 and refronted; remains of moulded bressumer of late C15 or early C16; side wall of yard entry is of stud and panel construction; yard is flagged with stone sett lane behind; late extension to rear. (VCH, Volume III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4895128517

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
263047
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1974)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/08935/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Barker. Source Historic England Archive
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