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The Rectory, Wareham Town

Description: The Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 108089

OS Grid Reference: SY9227287256
OS Grid Coordinates: 392272, 87256
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6849, -2.1107

Location: Pound Lane, Worth Matravers, Dorset BH20 4JY

Locality: Wareham Town
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 4JY

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Listing Text

(West Side)

The Rectory
SY 9287 1/116 7.5.52.


Early C18. Stuccoed front. End wall of east wing is rubble. Pitched and sprocketed
tile roof. Red brick stacks. 2 storeys and attics. L-shaped with extruded
angle, of which ground floor is trellis-work porch enclosing round-arched door
with semi-circular fanlight and reeded frame. 1 sash with glazing bars above.
1 range of cased sashes in east wing, and 2 attic dormers with hipped tile roofs,
tile-hung cheeks, moulded cornice and casements. West side is red brick. 5
cased sashes with glazing bars on 1st floor, 2 on ground floor. 2 French casements
with glazing bars. 2 attic dormers with pitched tile roofs, tile-hung sides and

Listing NGR: SY9227287256

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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