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Heathfield Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Oake, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0187 / 51°1'7"N

Longitude: -3.1976 / 3°11'51"W

OS Eastings: 316090

OS Northings: 125056

OS Grid: ST160250

Mapcode National: GBR LX.J1QK

Mapcode Global: FRA 466F.62F

Entry Name: Heathfield Rectory

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Last Amended: 7 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271024

Location: Oake, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Oake

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Oake

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

OAKE CP
ST12NE HEATHIFELD
4/139 Heathfield Rectory
(previously listed under Norton
Fitzwarren CP)
17.5.85
II
Rectory, now divided into flats. Circa 1860, on the site of an earlier rectory,
By Edward Jeboulte.Uncoursed local stone,quoins, low stepped buttresses to cross gables,
overhanging eaves decorative bargeboards, patterned clay tiles,decorative ridge tiles,
brick stacks on ridge. L-plan: short entrance front West, long South front and turret
in South East corner. West front: 2 storeys, 3:1 bays; 2 and 3-light mullioned and
transomed windows half timbered gables to windows left, entrance centre right, steeply
pitched gabled porch, patterned clay tiles shaped wooden supports on stone plinth,
depressed 4-centred arch doorway, coeval door. Long 5:1 bay South front with 3 half
timbered gables and large cross gable right, another entrance second bay left.
Right return, (East front), with gable, single storey canted bay and tall spire with
bell-cast, slated roof, carried on pierced trefoil headed supports in South East corner.
The incumbents, the Rev. Spurway, father and son, brewed cider here which was marketed
commercialy with some success. A lively composition, remarkably unaltered.
(R.Bush, Jeboult's Taunton, 1983).


Listing NGR: ST1609025056

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