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The Old Manse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beckington, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2661 / 51°15'57"N

Longitude: -2.2869 / 2°17'12"W

OS Eastings: 380080

OS Northings: 151919

OS Grid: ST800519

Mapcode National: GBR 0RY.JNQ

Mapcode Global: VH977.9FWS

Entry Name: The Old Manse

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266952

Location: Beckington, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Beckington

Built-Up Area: Beckington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST8051 BECKINGTON CP BATH ROAD (East side)

15/6 No.14
(The Old Manse)

11.3.68

GV II*

House. C17. Rubble, stone tile roof, 3 brick stacks. Two storeys and attics in 3 gables with copings and "onion"
finials, 4 bays; 2, 3 and 4-light ovolo moulded stone mullioned windows under stopped labels, those to first floor
transomed, C19 4-light sash windows to ground floor, those to right paired in a bead moulded stone surround, that to
left under a dripmould. Central door opening in a broad elliptical- headed stone surround, C20 recessed glazed doors
behind paired wrought iron railed gates; further narrow door opening to left, plank door with panelling. Interior with
many co-eval features:- staircase with heavy turned balusters and pierced splat balusters, the newals with finials;
decorative plaster ceiling to first floor; plaster overmantle to first floor; fireplaces in 4 centred stone surrounds.
(VA6 Report, unpublished SRO, July 1979).


Listing NGR: ST8008051919

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