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Latitude: 51.0851 / 51°5'6"N
Longitude: -2.6198 / 2°37'11"W
OS Eastings: 356683
OS Northings: 131940
OS Grid: ST566319
Mapcode National: GBR MP.CXS1
Mapcode Global: FRA 56D8.35N
Entry Name: The Old Rectory
Listing Date: 2 June 1961
Last Amended: 17 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1058833
English Heritage Legacy ID: 267555
Location: Lydford-on-Fosse, Mendip, Somerset, TA11
Civil Parish: Lydford-on-Fosse
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST53SE LYDFORD-ON-FOSSE CP HIGH STREET (East side)
10/83 The Old Rectory
(Previously listed as The Rectory)
Rectory, now house. Late Cl8. Coursed and squared lias, plain stone band at first floor level, hipped slate roof, C20
concrete off-ridge stacks, ashlar end pilasters, moulded stone eaves cornice. T-plan, symmetrical entrance frontage.
Two storeys, 3 bays, Venetian windows in plain stone surrounds, except single semi-circular head window to centre of
first floor; 6:15:6 pane sashes to each window, window to centre of first floor with 15 pane sashes. Central door
opening in a dressed stone surround with a moulded semi-circular head, pilaster to each side; half glazed door,
fan-light with radiating glazing bars; large stone portico with flat entablature on 4 fluted Roman Doric columns,
three- quarter columns to wall. Two storey wing of lower height at right-angles to rear in conforming style. Interior
with co-eval features including fireplaces and ornamental plasterwork to principal ground floor rooms.
Listing NGR: ST5668031951
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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