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Latitude: 51.0957 / 51°5'44"N
Longitude: -2.5146 / 2°30'52"W
OS Eastings: 364059
OS Northings: 133057
OS Grid: ST640330
Mapcode National: GBR MV.C6Q8
Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.85J
Entry Name: The Old Parsonage
Listing Date: 24 March 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366372
English Heritage Legacy ID: 261952
Location: Ansford, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Ansford
Built-Up Area: Castle Cary
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ANSFORD CP ANSFORD HILL (South side)
1/19 The Old Parsonage
Former parsonage, now private house. C17. Cary stone rubble roughly coursed, Doulting stone dressings; plain clay tile
roof between coped gables; brick chimney stacks. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys, north elevation of 4 bays, of which bay 4 is the
gable end of the return wing. Leaded casement windows of 3 lights under timber lintols to bays 1 and 2, with iron
framed opening lights; 4-light ovolo-mould mullioned windows under square labels bay 3, and two single-light leaded
windows bay 4 ground level; a blocked window at first floor level. The west-facing return wing, of 2 bays has
ovolo-mould timber-framed windows with leaded lights and iron opening frames, of 3-lights above and 4 lights below; a
matching but probably later extension southwards, linked by a single-storey section containing the C20 entrance door.
Interior not seen. This was the house of the C18 diarist Parson Woodforde - the living was in the family for almost l00
years. (Canon L R Wilson: Ansford, the Church and Village - notes in church).
Listing NGR: ST6405933057
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