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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: 1129552

Location

THE OLD RECTORY, CHURCH LANE

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

County:

District: Bath and North East Somerset

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: East Harptree

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Jan-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 32771

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 55 NE EAST HARPTREE CHURCH LANE (west side)

5/31 The Old Rectory

G.V. II

House. C17 with C19 alterations. Rubble with stone dressings, quoins, copings and pantile roof. 2 storeys, 3 windows to ground floor, 5 windows to upper floor. Ground floor windows are one 3-light and two 4-light ovolo mullion windows with dripstones and C19 casements. Upper windows are three 3-light C19 wood casements in original openings and two 3-light ovolo mullion windows also with C19 casements. Doorway below 2nd upper window from left hand is probably a C19 insertion and has a 4-centred arch with a single chamfer. C20 plank door with glazed panel. 2 stone stacks and 1 brick. C20 outshut to rear conceals a reset Decorated niche with cusping and a chamfered respond. This was probably inserted in the C19 when the house served as a nunnery. Interior. Large inglenook fireplace in ground floor left hand room with a stop chamfered beam and bread oven. Several chamfered beams in other rooms. 1st floor corridor has at either end a segmental arched doorway with chamfered jambs and a panelled partition wall with nuns' sliding spy holes.

Listing NGR: ST5657855958

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National Grid Reference: ST 56578 55958

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