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The Old Vicarage, Stogumber

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 April 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 264930

OS Grid Reference: ST0977937300
OS Grid Coordinates: 309779, 137300
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1279, -3.2907

Locality: Stogumber
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3TA

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Listing Text


11/167 The Old Vicarage



Vicarage, now private dwelling. Mid-late C15, altered late C16-early C17, enlarged circa 1820, restored late C20.
Rendered over rubble with some cob in medieval wing, asbestos slate roof hipped to right North wing, brick stacks left
gable end, end bay right, and to right of centre in North wing. L-plan: medieval open hall house lying East-West with 2
storey lower end, ceiled to 3 cell and cross passage, small wedge shaped room at West end with newel stair, 2 cell
addition at North West end; subsequently modified. 2 storeys, 2:2 bays; leaded C20 casements in Medieval wing, entrance
centre left through chamfered arched stone doorway, C20 medieval-style door; North wing 16 pane sash windows first
floor, 20 pane sash windows below flanking Gothick arched doorway with panelled door. Single storey hipped addition on
South side. Interior not viewed. Said to contain left, evidence of open hall house with solar over service end to East,
remains of 2 stud and panel partitions, Eastern partition with two 4-centred arched openings, 4 long tenon jointed
cruck trusses with remains of 2 tiers of curved wind braces and 2 out of 3 tiers of purlins chamfered with runout
stops; renovations temporarily revealed splayed jambs to windows now blocked; North wing with king post roof and 6
panel doors with Greek fret decoration. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1980).

Listing NGR: ST0977837301

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Source: English Heritage

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