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The Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4446 / 51°26'40"N

Longitude: -2.733 / 2°43'58"W

OS Eastings: 349154

OS Northings: 171993

OS Grid: ST491719

Mapcode National: GBR JJ.NC7V

Mapcode Global: VH88K.LY1F

Entry Name: The Rectory

Listing Date: 16 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33593

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/202 The Rectory

- II

Rectory. Early - mid C17, remodelled 1801. Rendered; pantile roof with coped
raised verges; coped parapet and moulded eaves cornice; rendered stacks.
3 storeys. 3 bays: 2- and 3-light casement windows with gothick glazing and
under segmental heads; the ground floor left window is a 3-light casement with
pointed heads and hollow moulded freestone mullions and surronds, under a
dripmould. Projecting square porch with panelled and glazed lights. Single
storey 3 bay billiard room forms a setback extension to the left; hipped slate
roof, parapet and moulded cornice; 3 glazing bar sash windows with external
blind boxes. Screen wall with lean-to greenhouse at right. The west gable end
has a 4-light, freestone, cross window with pointed heads and hollow moulded
mullions and surrounds; central first floor window to rear is a 4-light wooden
casement with ovolo moulded mullions. Interior: chamfered beams with scroll
stops; open well stair with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: ST4923572129

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