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Description: Rivenhall Old Rectory
Date Listed: 7 February 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 113582
OS Grid Reference: TL8234816571
OS Grid Coordinates: 582348, 216571
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8180, 0.6442
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1841 RECTORY LANE, RIVENHALL
Rivenhall Old Rectory
TL 81 NW 5/101
A C16-C17 timber framed house but considerably altered and added to in
the C18. It is now mainly C18 but original wings remain at the north-west
side, with timber-framing exposed (1 wing -is now weatherboarded). The
north-east and south-east fronts are of red brick. 2 storeys and attics,
with a aparapet and a raised brick band. The parapet is broken in front
of the dormers. The north-east front is 2 window range (1 blocked) and
the south-east front is 3:3 window range. A wing of 1 storey with parapet
with sunk panels and raised brick bank extends to the south-west. The
windows generally are C18, double-hung sashes with glazing bars (thin section),
in plastered reveals. The doorway on the north east front has pilasters
and a flat hood on cut brackets with a segmental headed fanlight above.
Roof tiled, hipped with 1 flat headed dormer on the north-east front and
3 semi-circular headed dormers on the south-east front, The interior
has good C18 features including a staircase with cut strings and turned
balusters, panelling and fireplaces.
Listing NGR: TL8234816571
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Source: English Heritage
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