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The Old Rectory, Brympton

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 263500

OS Grid Reference: ST5254717588
OS Grid Coordinates: 352547, 117588
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9558, -2.6770

Location: Thorne Lane, Brympton, Somerset BA21 3PZ

Locality: Brympton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA21 3PZ

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Listing Text

3/45 The Old Rectory
Detached house, formerly rectory. Circa 1900. Lias stone cut and squared with bands and quoins of Ham stone; plain clay
tiled roof with plain gables and hipped south end; rendered chimney stacks with offsets. In a style after Voysey:
T-plan, 2 storeys with attics; 3 bay west elevation of which bay 1 is a slightly projecting gable. Plinth eaves course,
casement windows with rectangular leaded lights, all shallow triangular arched; to bay 1 pairs of 2-lights to ground
floor, 4-light to first and 3-light to attic; to bay 2 a mezzanine 2-light and a 6-light to attic in a pitched roof
dormer, and to bay 3 a 4-light below and 3-light above; all ground floor windows have semi-circular arched lights; to
angle of bay 2 a matching stone porch with hipped roof and fully glazed leaded doors. Extensions to rear, with bell
turret on ridge of north crosswing; at east end of this wing a short lower wing to match, ending in a small turret with
pyramidal roof, having pairs of slit vents under eaves ta each face. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5254717588

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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