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The Church Hall, Ilchester

Description: The Church Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 263433

OS Grid Reference: ST5224622599
OS Grid Coordinates: 352246, 122599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0008, -2.6819

Locality: Ilchester
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8LJ

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Listing Text

The Church Hall, Church Street


The Church Hall, Church Street



10/51 The Church Hall



Former school, now church hall. 1837. Local lias, cut and squared. Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof to
shallow pitch between coped gables, brick chimney stacks on stone base. Two storeys, single bay. Three-light
hollow chamfer mullioned windows with cinquefoil cusped heads under flat arches and square labels; signs of blocked
doorway to left, and above this a rectangular plaque, with no inscription discernible. Similar windows in north
elevation against churchyard; the north gable has an elaborate finial. Interior not seen. Founded as the Ilchester
National School in 1837, it became infants only in 1878, and was closed in 1962, when the building was sold to the
Parochial Church Council. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5224622599

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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