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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Mells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2408 / 51°14'26"N

Longitude: -2.3929 / 2°23'34"W

OS Eastings: 372669

OS Northings: 149137

OS Grid: ST726491

Mapcode National: GBR 0S6.1V1

Mapcode Global: VH97C.G2TN

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Last Amended: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174275

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266750

Location: Mells, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Mells

Built-Up Area: Mells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


GAY STREET (East side)
The Old Rectory

(Formerly listed as The Rectory.

Previously listed under New Street (West side))



Rectory. C18, mid C19 additions and alterations. Doulting ashlar, slate hipped roof, coped verges to wings, all behind
moulded cornice and parapet with coping, plain ashlar stacks. Virtually symmetrical classical facade. 2-storeys, 1:2:2
bays, centre 2-bays stepped forward slightly; sash windows with glazing bars in moulded stone architraves, emphasised
keystones, moulded sills. Central semi-circular head door opening in similar surround, double French doors, radiating
fanlight. 3-bay wing of lower height to left, sash windows with glazing bars in plain stone surrounds on first floor,
single opening on ground floor. Interior:- 2 fireplaces in bolection moulded stone surrounds on first floor; 6-panelled
doors and some shutters to windows. Rear elevation under reconstruction at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: ST7266949137

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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