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A Grade II Listed Building in Selwood, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1946 / 51°11'40"N

Longitude: -2.3018 / 2°18'6"W

OS Eastings: 379009

OS Northings: 143969

OS Grid: ST790439

Mapcode National: GBR 0SX.0WN

Mapcode Global: VH97M.270L

Entry Name: Rectory

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175836

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267382

Location: Selwood, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Selwood

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text





Former rectory, now dwelling. Early C19, remodelled 1880 by J. L. Pearson. Coursed rubble, banded fishscale and plain
tile roofs, decorative ridge tiles, coped verges, some with finials, 4 rubble stacks. Domestic revival Garden front of
2 storeys, 1:1:1 bays, 3 light stone mullioned windows, each light with a cusped head, those to first floor in gabled
semi-dormers outer pair to ground floor and that to centre of first floor with dripmoulds in the form of a pointed
arch, floral decoration to the stops; centre bay projects forward slightly, canted bay window to ground floor; sill
band at ground floor level. Door opening to right return in a chamfered pointed arch stone surround, plank door,
decorative strap hinges; above a gabled oriel of 3 lights, that to centre with tracery; leaded lights; symbolic lamb
carved at its base, inscription :- "Fear not me for I am meek". Projecting stair turret to rear. Interior with
co-eval features in a similar revivalist style including 2 fireplaces to ground floor in four-centred stone surrounds,
moulded cornice-shelves.

Listing NGR: ST7900943969

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

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