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Description: The Old Rectory
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 103506
OS Grid Reference: ST8033501708
OS Grid Coordinates: 380335, 101708
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8146, -2.2805
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ST 8001 MILTON ABBAS
13/90 The Old Rectory
14-7-55 listed as The Vicarage)
House, former vicarage. c1780, probably by Sir William Chambers. Plastered
walls, hipped stone slate roof, brick stacks in centre of roof. Double-pile
plan, with lead flat in centre of roof. 2 storeys and attic. Central flush
panel door flanked by sidelights with glazing bars. Above this a lunette
window with glazing bars - all this slightly recessed. On each side of this
central feature, ground and first floors each have 2 sashes with glazing bars.
Attic has 3 hipped dormers with casements with centre glazing bar. At right
end, a lean-to outbuilding, of flint, with slate roof. Behind this a single-
storey outbuilding range with one ledged door and pair of garage doors.
Interior rather plain. Cut string stair with blocked spandrels, plain balusters
and wreathed handrail. Some raised panel doors. RCHM Monument 9. (Dorset.
Listing NGR: ST8033501708
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Source: English Heritage
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