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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9471 / 50°56'49"N

Longitude: -2.8105 / 2°48'37"W

OS Eastings: 343156

OS Northings: 116716

OS Grid: ST431167

Mapcode National: GBR MF.NPSF

Mapcode Global: FRA 560L.T1R

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180140

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264213

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Built-Up Area: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

7/128 The Old Vicarage


Detached house, formerly the vicarage. 1841, by Maurice Davis the younger for Henry Bond; possibly incorporating
earlier fragments. Ham stone ashlar south front, with coursed rubble and ashlar dressings to sides; hipped Welsh slate
roof to shallow pitch; some brick and some stone sticks. 'L'- plan; 2 storeys, south elevation of 4 bays, of which the
2 centre break forward slightly. Plinth, string course between floors, eaves cornice with simple gutter brackets:
12-pane sash windows in architraves, the lower deeper. East gable also in ashlar, 2-bays to match, with 3 armorial
shields, from the former rectory barn, set in square recesses under string course. Entrance doorways in rear wing, on
both sides, in moulded surround flat-arched openings; each side has one section of ashlar before a break-back, with 2
bays matching south facade, then a variety of sash windows and casement windows to both sides of that extension, which
is of a different build which could be earlier. Interior not seen. The house built for just over £1,670. (VCH, Vol III,

Listing NGR: ST4315616716

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