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The Former Vicarage, Charlton Horethorne

Description: The Former Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 261776

OS Grid Reference: ST6648122985
OS Grid Coordinates: 366481, 122985
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0053, -2.4791

Location: B3145, Charlton Horethorne, Somerset DT9 4PF

Locality: Charlton Horethorne
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4PF

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Listing Text


2/40 The Former Vicarage
(previously listed as The


Vicarage, now private house. Circa 1840 with earlier fragments. Local stone ashlar; pyramidal hipped Welsh slate roof
with wide eaves overhang; central stone chimney stack and additional stack to East. 2 storeys, 3 bays x 3 bays.
Plinth, band course between floors; plain raised surrounds to 2-light horizontal bar casements, with matching french
door on West side and slightly recessed entrance door on South side, both in middle bays. Single storey late C20
extension on East side. Interior (inspected January 1977) has 2 staircases, one late C18, one c1840 : in cellar framed
by 2 relieving arches a medieval well of nearly 3 metres diameter, 5 metres drop and 6 metres of water, rubble lined
walls; close to kitchen extension a rubble lined shaft about 4 metres deep, to bedrock.

Listing NGR: ST6648122985

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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