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The Old Rectory, Alford

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261940

OS Grid Reference: ST6053332263
OS Grid Coordinates: 360533, 132263
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0883, -2.5649

Location: B3153, Alford, Somerset BA7 7PN

Locality: Alford
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA7 7PN

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Listing Text

1/7 The Old Rectory
(previously listed as The Rectory)

Detached house, former rectory. Probably C17. Local lias stone cut and squared, with Ham stone dressings; single Roman
pantiles between coped gables; ashlar chimney stack to west gable with moulded cap. Two-storey with attic, 4 bays.
Ovolo-mould mullioned windows, the ground floor windows having hood moulds, mostly 2-light, but 3-light to bay 1 and
lower bay 4 has a casement window; tiled roof dormer windows to bays 1 and 3: between bays 2 and 3 a boarded door in
plain opening with voussoired segmental arched head. Early C20 oriel window to first floor level on east gable.
Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6053332263

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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