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The Old Rectory

List Entry Summary

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

Name: The Old Rectory

List entry Number: 1056747


The Old Rectory, Pyle Lane, Yeovilton, Yeovil, BA22 8EX

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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Yeovilton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 16-Aug-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 262795

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

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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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National Grid Reference: ST 54746 22976


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