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CHURCH HOUSE

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: CHURCH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1137428

Location

CHURCH HOUSE, CHURCH ROAD

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

County:

District: North Somerset

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Yatton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Jan-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 33817

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

YATTON C.P. CHURCH ROAD (south side) ST 46 NW 5/153 Church House G.V. II Church house, later used as almshouses, now multiple accommodation. C15, built by the parish of Yatton and fully documented in churchwardens' accounts from 1446 onwards; substantial later alterations. Rubble, whitewashed, pantiled roof with raised coped verges and brick ridge and gable stacks. 2 storeys and 6 windows, all 2 and 3-light C20 casements, ground floor has 5 similar casements, off-centre brick C20 porch and door, blocked former opening to left and to right, under position of ridge stack, a blocked doorway with 4-centred arch and relieving arch; large quoins. Blank gable end to right, left return has blocked first floor opening with relieving arch, attached single storey C19 rubble building with trefoil in gable ends, door with straphinges, shouldered head and relieving arch to rear, rubble battlements and double Roman tiled roof. Rear has six 2-light casements at ground and first floor, arranged in pairs, central single light at first floor and single light 2nd from left at ground floor; to left, in corresponding position, remains of stone doorway and relieving arch. Interior: very heavy deep-chamfered beams at ground floor at first floor 2 curved feet of principals visible, rest of roof structure not accessible at time of survey. (Sources: extracts from churchwardens' accounts, 1446 onwards in Somerset Records Society vol. IV for 1890; full accounts in Somerset County Record Office).

Listing NGR: ST4313965459

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Proceedings of the Somerset Record Society' in Proceedings of the Somerset Record Society, , Vol. 4, (1890)

National Grid Reference: ST 43137 65457

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