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Rectory Farmhouse, Chipstable

Description: Rectory Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271166

OS Grid Reference: ST0196225882
OS Grid Coordinates: 301962, 125882
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0239, -3.3992

Location: Chipstable, Somerset TA4 2QW

Locality: Chipstable
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 2QW

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Listing Text



1/13 Rectory Farmhouse

Rectory now dwelling. Early C19 on site of earlier rectory, refenestrated late C20.
Red sandstone random rubble rendered on facade; slate roof, brick stacks flanking central bay.
Double pile. Two storeys, 3 bays; pointed arch head 2-light casements, central square headed
entrance, rectangular light, half glazed door with pointed arch glazing. Two bay returns.
Said to contain king post roof trusses similar to those at Kingston Farmhouse (q.v). The
pointed arch heads were added in the late 1970s to the existing many paned 2-light casements.
The rectory was sold by the Church Comissioners in the 1970s after the ecclesiastical parish
of Raddington had been incorporated into Chipstable in 1933 (VCH Somerset, V0l V 1985).

Listing NGR: ST0196025884

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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