The Old Rectory


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
The Old Rectory, Pyle Lane, Yeovilton, Yeovil, BA22 8EX


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Statutory Address:
The Old Rectory, Pyle Lane, Yeovilton, Yeovil, BA22 8EX

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

South Somerset (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 54746 22976


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/05/2018

ST5422 8/183

YEOVILTON CP PYLE LANE (South side) The Old Rectory (Formerly listed as Wookey Hole, previously listed as The Rectory)


II Former rectory, now private house. Early C18 with earlier fragments. Local stone cut squared and coursed, Ham stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof with copings to projecting gables; stone chimney stacks.

Two storeys with attic; five-bay facade with outer bays slightly projecting. Central doorway with six-flush panel door, two glazed, set in bolection mould architrave under curved pediment hood on console brackets, with arms in cartouche, said to be Sandys. Three-light transitional windows between ovolo mould mullioned and architraved, with most lights leaded, some old iron casement windows with catches and stops, many with internal ferramenta; blind windows at upper levels in outer bays.

The interior has window shutters, many six and eight panelled doors, but staircase probably early C20; some ceiling covinqs; good sun-room on south west corner.

Listing NGR: ST5460023900


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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: 01 Jul 2007
Reference: IOE01/14998/32
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