Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1059240

Date first listed: 25-Feb-1955

Statutory Address: THE PRIORY


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Statutory Address: THE PRIORY

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

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane (District Authority)

Parish: Ash Priors

National Grid Reference: ST 14983 29281


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6/2 The Priory



House. Probably C17, remodelled circa 1830. Render grooved as ashlar, quoins, steeply pitched slate roof, coped verges, stone stack right, C20 brick left and centre. 2-storeys, 7 bays; casements with glazing bars, ground floor windows with louvred shutters, 4 centred arch headed casement in first floor of central shaped gable porch, entrance below through 4 centred arch opening with hood mould, dated 1529 (possibly reset) in left spandrel, four and three and a half bay single storey wooden verandah with parapet on either side of porch with half bay returns, early C19. C17 extension on right return elevation. Interior not viewed. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, December 1979). This is probably the Manor House that was owned by the Priory in Taunton before the Reformation, hence its name.

Listing NGR: ST1498329281


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Legacy System number: 270214

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Books and journals
Gilson, R G, 'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in Vernacular Architecture Group Report, (1979)

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