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The Old Rectory, Church Knowle

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 108952

OS Grid Reference: SY9408081870
OS Grid Coordinates: 394080, 81870
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6365, -2.0851

Location: Church Knowle, Dorset BH20 5NG

Locality: Church Knowle
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 5NG

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Listing Text

SY 9481
13/39 The Old Rectory
(Formerly listed as
"The Rectory")
- 12.11.59 II
Detached house. Mainly mid C19 but part may be of earlier origin.
Stone walls, stone slate roofs with coped gables, stone stacks.
Irregular plan. 2 storeys. Entrance front (west) has double-gabled
projection at south end, with angle buttress. 4-centred arched
doorway with hoodmould with carved stops. Part-glazed door. Above
this a triangular canted oriel window withmoulded base and capping.
North of the door, ground floor has a 2-light mullioned and
transomed window with hoodmould. Similar window - without transome,
on first floor. South of the door a projecting chimney stack. North
of the main block a service range of similar construction but simpler
form, with 2 gables, and lower flat-roofed projections. Windows with
unmoulded stone mullions. Garden front has 2 canted bay windows with
mullions and transomes on ground floor and 3 mullioned windows under
gables on first floor.

Listing NGR: SY9408081870

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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