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The Old Rectory, Chewton Mendip

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 268036

OS Grid Reference: ST5984753233
OS Grid Coordinates: 359847, 153233
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2768, -2.5770

Location: A39, Chewton Mendip, Somerset BA3 4GP

Locality: Chewton Mendip
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 4GP

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Listing Text


17/17 The Old Rectory


Rectory, now house. Circa 1830, some mid C19 addition and alteration. Banded ashlar, emphasised quoins, moulded stone
cornice, parapet with coping, slate roof, coped verges, end ashlar stacks, 3 late C20 box dormers. Symmetrical front; 2
storeys and attic, 3 bays, centre bay breaks forward slightly, large 4-pane sash windows, first floor band. Central
semi-circular head door opening in a painted freestone surround, recessed 6-panelled door, fanlight with radiating
glazing bars. Sash windows with glazing bars to left return. Gabled Gothic addition at rear and single storey service
range. Interior with coeval doors, fireplaces, staircase and ornamental plasterwork.

Listing NGR: ST5984753233

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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