Description: Wookey Hole
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262795
OS Grid Reference: ST5474622976
OS Grid Coordinates: 354746, 122976
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0044, -2.6463
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ST5422 YEOVILTON CP PYLE LANE (South side)
8/183 Wookey Hole
(Previously listed as
19.4.61 "The Rectory")
Former Rectory, now private house. Early C18 with earlier fragments.
Local stone cut squared and coursed, Ham stone dressings; hipped Welsh
slate roof with copings to projecting gables; stone chimney stacks.
2-storeys with attic; 5-bay facade with outer bays slightly projecting.
Central doorway with 6-flush panel door, 2 glazed, set in bolection
mould architrave under curved pediment hood on console brackets, with
arms in cartouche, said to be Sandys. 3-light transitional windows
between ovolo mould mullioned and architraved, with most lights leaded,
some old iron casement windows with catches and stops, many with
internal ferramenta; blind windows at upper levels in outer bays. The
interior has window shutters, many 6 and 8 panelled doors, but staircase
probably early C20; some ceiling covinqs; good sun-room on South-west
Listing NGR: ST5460023900
Source: English Heritage
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