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The Old Rectory, Orchard Portman

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 270878

OS Grid Reference: ST2446221634
OS Grid Coordinates: 324462, 121634
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9891, -3.0776

Location: Orchard Portman, Somerset TA3 7BQ

Locality: Orchard Portman
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 7BQ

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Listing Text


4/94 The Old Rectory



Rectory, now dwelling. Probably C17, extensively altered and enlarged late C19. Roughcast over rubble, gable fronted
with gulley between, coped verges, slate roofs, brick stacks centre of ridges and at rear left. Plan: parallel range.
gabled fronted. Two storeys, 1:2 bays, 2 and 3-light Tudor arch head hollow chamfered Ham stone mullioned windows under
hoodmoulds with plate glass, right of centre C19 gabled timber porch, overhanging eaves side lights and diagonally
boarded double doors, 2-bay right return, 3-bay left. Interior: not seen. The Kip view of 1707 shows only one range,
the left one. (Britannia Illustrata, 1707).

Listing NGR: ST2446221634

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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