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The Rectory and Front Boundary Railings, Ilchester

Description: The Rectory and Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 263436

OS Grid Reference: ST5223422523
OS Grid Coordinates: 352234, 122523
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0001, -2.6821

Location: Church Street, Ilchester, Somerset BA22 8LJ

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

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Listing Text

The Rectory, etc. Church Street.


The Rectory, etc, Church Street.



10/54 The Rectory and front boundary

- II

Rectory. Earlier C19. Ham stone ashlar facade, local lias stone cut and squared to sides and rear; hipped Welsh slate
roof with large eaves soffite with pairs of brackets at intervals; central lias stone chimney stack. In a villa style.
Two storeys with attic, 3 bays. Sash windows of 12 panes in plain openings, no window lower bay 2. Entrance on north
side, by a 6-panelled door in panelled recess, with plain timber architrave; small single-storey extension to west.
Dormer window in roof on south side. Interior not seen. About 3 metres east of house, wrot iron boundary railings with
collared spearpoints, set on low stone base, with cast urn finials to standards, matching pair of gates towards north
end; the whole adding to the setting of the house and to the streetscape. The building purchased as a rectory in 1842,
but building date not known (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5223422523

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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