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Crosstree House the Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Chedzoy, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1332 / 51°7'59"N

Longitude: -2.9443 / 2°56'39"W

OS Eastings: 334023

OS Northings: 137521

OS Grid: ST340375

Mapcode National: GBR M7.8ZWR

Mapcode Global: VH7DJ.XSB6

Entry Name: Crosstree House the Old Rectory

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269529

Location: Chedzoy, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Chedzoy

Built-Up Area: Chedzoy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1/7 The Old Rectory and Crosstree
- II

(Marked on O.S. map as Rectory). Rectory, now divided into 2 dwellings. Circa 1830, probably by Richard Carver, the
Diocesan architect, on an earlier C18 core, some C20 refenestration. Rendered and scribed to resemble ashlar, angle
buttresses with set-offs, hipped and gabled slate roofs, some bitumen treated. Some polygonal stacks with moulded stone
caps, 3 grouped stacks set diagonally, some C20 stacks, 2 pedimented dormers with ornamental finials to south. L-plan.
Gothic. Main entrance front to south of The Old Rectory, 2 storeys and attic, irregular fenestration, 2-light
stone-mullioned windows with labels and a canted stone oriel with quatrefoils at base. Embattled single-storey entrance
porch, string with carved panels, 4-centred arch door opening in stone surround, traceried door. Large single-storey
canted stone bay to garden front. Other elevations in conforming style, some U.P.V.C. casements on roadside elevations.
Coeval interior stated to be of some quality.

Listing NGR: ST3402337521

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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