FORMER PRIESTS HOUSE, ABOUT 10 METRES EAST OF WAYFORD MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1056167
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1987
Statutory Address:
FORMER PRIESTS HOUSE, ABOUT 10 METRES EAST OF WAYFORD MANOR HOUSE, PARK LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER PRIESTS HOUSE, ABOUT 10 METRES EAST OF WAYFORD MANOR HOUSE, PARK LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Wayford
National Grid Reference:
ST4048606624

Details

WAYFORD CP PARK LANE (south side) ST40NW 5/78 Former Priest's House. about 10 metres east of Wayford Manor House -

GV II*

Former parsonage, now part of the manor estate. C15 and later. Ham stone rubble with ashlar dressings; stone slate roof to north wing and double Roman clay tiles to south crosswing, both roofs with stepped coped gables: rendered chimney stacks. 'L'-plan, south elevation of 3 bays. Full-height buttresses between bays: 3- light hollow-chamfer mulioned windows in wave-mould recesses without labels: boarded door in lower bay 1. Slit windows in attic of east gable, with 2-light mullioned window in east flank of north wing. North gable forms part of churchyard wall, and has a C15 ogee-arched cinquefoil-cusped window without label and 2 attic windows of slim single-lights, hollow-chamfer lights in wave-mould recesses without label: between these a large panel with an eroded coat-of-arms set in an egg-and-tart mould frame. West return flank of north wing has more 2-light mullioned windows. the upper with traces of ovolo-moulding, and at north end a winding staircase from outside with triangular arched opening and boarded door in heavy cambered-arched timber frame. Interior not accessible. Described in 1606 as a mansion with barn, garden and orchard; repaired 1827 for an incoming curate; lived-in intermittently by parish priest until c1965. (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, l978, p74).

Listing NGR: ST4048606624

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
262206
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1978), 74

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 02 Jun 2004
Reference: IOE01/12355/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Duncan Miller. Source Historic England Archive
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