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Latitude: 51.0837 / 51°5'1"N
Longitude: -2.5837 / 2°35'1"W
OS Eastings: 359208
OS Northings: 131764
OS Grid: ST592317
Mapcode National: GBR MR.D16M
Mapcode Global: FRA 56G8.57C
Entry Name: The Old Rectory
Listing Date: 24 March 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1346140
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263372
Location: Lovington, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Lovington
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
The Old Rectory
Detached cottage. Cl6 and later. Local grey lias stone roughly cut and squared; thatched roof between coped qables;
brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. L-plan. Single storey with attics, 3 bays. Horizontal bar casement windows
of 2 and 3 lights of several types, under exposed timber lintols; to upper bay 2 a window cut into thatch: between bays
2 and 3 a plain boarded door with glazed toplight under timber lintol. Interior not seen, but reported is a
cross-passage plan: internal features noted include chamfered beams with shallow step and runouts, with 4-panel ceiling
in west room, the central transverse beam ovolo-moulded; an in-and-out plank partition to the hall, with bead mould,
and also a stud and plank partition: two first floor rooms have small ribbed plaster cornice; spiral staircase near
rear hall door: rear wing has ovolo mould doorway with cambered arch, and former oven to north gable: roof has three
jointed cruck trusses, blackened, with one windbrace in situ; and C17 collar beam trusses over parlour and return wing.
(VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1977).
Listing NGR: ST5920831764
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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