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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: DOULTING MANOR AND STABLES (PREVIOUSLY LISTED AS THE VICARAGE)

List entry Number: 1221290

Location

DOULTING MANOR AND STABLES (PREVIOUSLY LISTED AS THE VICARAGE), CHURCH LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityDoulting

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Feb-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 268341

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DOULTING CP CHURCH LANE (South side) ST6443 12/l32 Doulting Manor and stables (previously listed as The Vicarage) 2.6.61 GV II*

Manor, subsequently the vicarage, now house, Early C18, restored late C19. Ashlar frontage, grooved end pilasters, sill band on ground floor, moulded cornice, coursed and squared rubble on returns, coped verges, slate roofs, large C19 Gothic ashlar stacks. Symmetrical frontage, 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays, 12-pane sash windows, in architraves to first floor, dropped keys; windows on ground floor in Gibbs surrounds with triple keys. Central door opening in Gibbs surround, triangular pediment with cartouche, half-glazed door, late C18 ashlar porch in conforming style, cornice, blocking course, paired half-glazed doors. Left return in Gothic style, stone-mullioned and transomed windows, canted oriel, 2 pairs of later French windows. Attached to the rear a stable-block; rubble, slate roof, coped verges, ashlar stacks, finial. Two storeys, 2 bays, a small opening with an iron casement and a pitching eye with an inserted iron casement on first floor, on ground floor two 2-light stone-mullioned windows with stopped labels. Pointed arch door opening with paired plank doors, and a broad opening with plank doors. Attached walls with broad segmental openings giving onto a carriage yard, 2 reused medieval gargoyles on wall to left. Further gargoyle on rear of stable block. Interior of house with both C18 and C19 features. A building of considerable quality. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST6457243158

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National Grid Reference: ST 64572 43158

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