List entry

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 PRIORY, INCLUDING ATTACHED WALL WITH 2 GATEPIERS TO LEFT

List entry Number: 1345924

Location

THE PRIORY, INCLUDING ATTACHED WALL WITH 2 GATEPIERS TO LEFT

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityBarrington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Sep-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 264306

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST3818 BARRINGTON CP BARRINGTON VILLAGE

9/144 The Priory, including attached wall with 2 gatepiers to left

18.9.73

GV II*

House, a wing of which may have been a secondary dwelling or a court room. Late medieval, much refurbished and altered late C19. Coursed rubble, freestone dressings, fishscale tile roofs with crested ridges, coped verges, octagonal ashlar stacks, paired to right gable end. Pair of open halls set at right-angles to each other forming an L-plan, both later floored, refacaded late C19 in loose Gothic style. Single storey and attic, 1:3 bays, 4 gabled half-dormers to first floor, shaped gables with finials, 3-light stone-mullioned and transomed windows, each light with a 4-centred arch head, leaded lights. Five windows with similar detail on the ground floor. Porch in centre, 4-centred outer door opening, drip, carved spandrels. Attached to left of frontage a short section of high rubble wall, doorway with a pointed archway. Pair of tall ashlar gate piers with moulded caps and ball finials. Interior with fireplaces, compartmental ceiling and early roof of interest. (VAG report, unpublished SRO, November 1973).

Listing NGR: ST3876118278

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in November, (1973)

National Grid Reference: ST 38761 18278

Map


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