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The Old Rectory, Driffield

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129335

OS Grid Reference: SP0687200458
OS Grid Coordinates: 406872, 200458
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7028, -1.9019

Location: Church Lane, Driffield, Gloucestershire GL7 5PU

Locality: Driffield
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5PU

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Listing Text

4/38 The Old Rectory
Detached house. Early C19 refacing in Gothick style of older
house, possibly of late C17. Coursed and dressed rubble stone with
pilaster strips with cornice corners, stone slate roof with coped
verges, scattered stone stacks. Double range, 2 storeys and attic.
Main front to south has 3 small coped gables with saddlestones,
central gable having kneelers. Three windows, with central
projecting bay with alternating flush quoins. First floor has twin
8-pane sashes in moulded stone architraves with square hoodmoulds.
Ground floor has triple 8-pane sashes in similar surrounds flanking
central door with depressed wide stone Tudor arch with square
hoodmould on stone architrave and double half-glazed doors with
Gothick panelling. Coat of arms over. Attic has twin 6-pane
casements, some recently renewed, in similar surround to other
Interior has wood newel stair to one side and fine Gothick main
staircase with pointed arch bannisters. Porch mentioned in
Buildings of England - Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, (1979, David
Verey), has been removed.

Listing NGR: SP0687200458

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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