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Latitude: 51.0044 / 51°0'15"N
Longitude: -2.6463 / 2°38'46"W
OS Eastings: 354746
OS Northings: 122976
OS Grid: ST547229
Mapcode National: GBR MN.K3C2
Mapcode Global: FRA 56BG.BV5
Entry Name: Wookey Hole
Listing Date: 19 April 1961
Last Amended: 16 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056747
English Heritage Legacy ID: 262795
Location: Yeovilton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Yeovilton
Built-Up Area: Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/05/2018
PYLE LANE (South side)
The Old Rectory
(Formerly listed as Wookey Hole, previously listed as The Rectory)
Former rectory, now private house. Early C18 with earlier fragments. Local stone cut squared and coursed, Ham stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof with copings to projecting gables; stone chimney stacks.
Two storeys with attic; five-bay facade with outer bays slightly projecting. Central doorway with six-flush panel door, two glazed, set in bolection mould architrave under curved pediment hood on console brackets, with arms in cartouche, said to be Sandys. Three-light transitional windows between ovolo mould mullioned and architraved, with most lights leaded, some old iron casement windows with catches and stops, many with internal ferramenta; blind windows at upper levels in outer bays.
The interior has window shutters, many six and eight panelled doors, but staircase probably early C20; some ceiling covinqs; good sun-room on south west corner.
Listing NGR: ST5460023900
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