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The Old Rectory, Thurlestone

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 100862

OS Grid Reference: SX6760343028
OS Grid Coordinates: 267603, 43028
Latitude/Longitude: 50.2723, -3.8592

Location: 10 Parkfield, Thurlestone, Devon TQ7 3NJ

Locality: Thurlestone
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ7 3NJ

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Listing Text

SX 64 SE
4/165 The Old Rectory


3 houses formerly the rectory. Mid C19, altered and extended in C20. Roughly
coursed sandstone rubble walls. Gable ended slate roof. 2 axial rubble stacks
and one front lateral rubble stack with octagonal brick shafts. Rendered probably rubble lateral stack at side of front wing.
Plan: complex irregular plan subdivided in C20 into 3 houses. Kitchen and
service rooms at left end, next was the dining room with a wing in front of it, a
stairhall to the right and drawing room at the right-hand end. This was extended
at the rear in the C20. A substantial C20 addition was also built in front of the left-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys with attic. Irregular front, the left-hand end of which has
a large 2-storey flat-roofed addition in front of it. Gabled wing projects at
centre with a tall arched stair window to its right beyond which is a gabled porch with chamfered 4-centred arched doorway and plank door behind. All windows to original front are circa mid C20 metal-framed casements. Right-hand end wall has a bay window on the ground floor. Behind this end of the house is a brick C20 addition with the original rear wing beyond it.
Interior: much altered and only central part accessible which retains a
decorative ceiling band in its principal room.

Listing NGR: SX6760343028

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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