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The Old Rectory, Fifehead Magdalen

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102654

OS Grid Reference: ST7804521534
OS Grid Coordinates: 378045, 121534
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9928, -2.3142

Location: Fifehead Hill, Fifehead Magdalen, Dorset SP8 5RT

Locality: Fifehead Magdalen
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5RT

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Listing Text


2/23 The Old Rectory
4.10.60 (Formerly listed
as The Vicarage)


House, C17 or earlier origin, though much altered and extended Cl8.
Coursed rubble walls with rendered front. Gable-ended thatched
roof with end brick stacks. Plain quoins and first floor string
course. 2 storeys, main facade of 6 bays. Upper floor has 2-light
stone windows with architraves. Ground floor has variety of windows,
some with glazing bars and some with leaded-lights. Rear wing has
some leaded-light windows. Internal features (RCHM): Chamfered and
stop-chamfered beams.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 20/1, no 6.

Listing NGR: ST7804521534

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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