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The Old Vicarage, Portbury

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 33570

OS Grid Reference: ST5029875235
OS Grid Coordinates: 350298, 175235
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4739, -2.7170

Location: High Street, Portbury, North Somerset BS20 7TP

Locality: Portbury
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS20 7TP

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Listing Text


2/175 The Old Vicarage


Vicarage, now a private house. Circa 1840. Coursed rubble with freestone
dressings; slate roof behind parapet with moulded cornice, pinnacles and
finials; paired decorative octagonal ashlar stacks. In a Tudor Gothic style;
L-plan with a gabled cross wing to the right. 2 storeys and attics. 3 bays:
single and 2-light casement window with cusped ogee-headed tracery and square
hoodmoulds. Ashlar porch in re-entrant angle, embattled parapet and octagonal
pinnacle to left side; chamfered doorway with 4-centred head, panelled door.
The cross wing has octagonal ashlar corner turrets which terminate in decorative
pinnacles; 1:3:1 light bay window on ground floor and circular window with
decorated tracery in the attic. The east gable end has a 2 storey canted bay
window with a plain parapet.

Listing NGR: ST5029875235

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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