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Batcombe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Batcombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1511 / 51°9'3"N

Longitude: -2.4427 / 2°26'33"W

OS Eastings: 369134

OS Northings: 139185

OS Grid: ST691391

Mapcode National: GBR MY.7LYJ

Mapcode Global: VH8B8.MB0F

Entry Name: Batcombe House

Listing Date: 2 June 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268221

Location: Batcombe, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Batcombe

Built-Up Area: Batcombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

13/20 Batcombe House

Rectory, now house. Late C18, incorporating C17 remains. Ashlar frontage, rubble with some render on the returns,
cornice, slated mansard roof, rendered stacks on slightly projecting chimney-breasts, coped verges, 5 C20 box dormers
with sash windows. Symmetrical 3-unit frontage, Classical; 2: 2: 2 bays; centre breaks forward slightly under a
triangular pediment with an urn finial, a disguised chimney; 12-pane sash windows in reveals. Central door opening,
6-panelled floor, open triangular pediment on three-quarter Roman-Doric columns and section of entablature, cornice
extends each side over 6-pane sidelights, Late C19 addition to right, 12-pane sash window. C17 mullioned window at
rear. Interior with some doors made up of cut-down and reused C17 panelling; C18 work including ornamental plasterwork
and chimneypieces; late C19 staircase.

Listing NGR: ST6913439185

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