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Doulting Manor and Stables (Previously Listed As the Vicarage), Doulting

Description: Doulting Manor and Stables (Previously Listed As the Vicarage)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 268341

OS Grid Reference: ST6457243158
OS Grid Coordinates: 364572, 143158
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1865, -2.5083

Location: Church Lane, Doulting, Somerset BA4 4QE

Locality: Doulting
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 4QE

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Listing Text

12/l32 Doulting Manor and stables
(previously listed as The

Manor, subsequently the vicarage, now house, Early C18, restored late C19. Ashlar frontage, grooved end pilasters, sill band on ground floor, moulded cornice, coursed and squared rubble on returns, coped verges, slate roofs, large C19
Gothic ashlar stacks. Symmetrical frontage, 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays, 12-pane sash windows, in architraves to first floor, dropped keys; windows on ground floor in Gibbs surrounds with triple keys. Central door opening in Gibbs
surround, triangular pediment with cartouche, half-glazed door, late C18 ashlar porch in conforming style, cornice, blocking course, paired half-glazed doors. Left return in Gothic style, stone-mullioned and transomed windows, canted
oriel, 2 pairs of later French windows. Attached to the rear a stable-block; rubble, slate roof, coped verges, ashlar stacks, finial. Two storeys, 2 bays, a small opening with an iron casement and a pitching eye with an inserted iron
casement on first floor, on ground floor two 2-light stone-mullioned windows with stopped labels. Pointed arch door opening with paired plank doors, and a broad opening with plank doors. Attached walls with broad segmental openings giving onto a carriage yard, 2 reused medieval gargoyles on wall to left. Further gargoyle on rear of stable block.
Interior of house with both C18 and C19 features. A building of considerable quality. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST6457243158

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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