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The Old Rectory, Milton Abbas

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II*
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

Location: Milton Abbas, Dorset DT11 0BW

Locality: Milton Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 0BW

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Listing Text


13/90 The Old Rectory
(North-west side)(formerly
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

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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