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The Old Rectory, Farmington

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 130493

OS Grid Reference: SP1349415305
OS Grid Coordinates: 413494, 215305
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8362, -1.8055

Location: Farmington, Gloucestershire GL54 3ND

Locality: Farmington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3ND

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Listing Text

SP 11 NW
1/55 The Old Rectory
(formerly listed as The Rectory)

Former rectory now house. Reputedly built in 1788. Coursed
squared and dressed limestone, stone slate roof to main body and
stableblock. Ashlar stacks to main body. Rectangular plan to main
body, flat-roofed extension to left, linking main body to former
stableblock, now converted into garaging. Main body; 2 storeys
and attic lit by C20 flat-roofed dormers and 2-light casements in
gable ends. Garden front; symmetrical, 5-windowed facade, all 12-
pane sashes with plain architraves with keystones. Central fielded
6-panel door within round-headed (restored C20) with fanlight with
radiating glazing bars. Doric columns supporting gabled stone
canopy. Sun fire insurance plaque above. Traces of former
roofline of earlier porch above. Band and parapet above first
floor windows. Part-glazed C19 door in right gable end, set back
within panelled reveal with brick-built head and ornate fanlight.
Twelve-pane sashes at rear within plain architraves. Half-hipped
roof to main body, axial stacks. Half-hipped roof to stableblock.
Interior; original staircase with wreathed handrail and stick

Listing NGR: SP1349415305

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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