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Description: The Old Vicarage
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 131908
OS Grid Reference: SO8347204105
OS Grid Coordinates: 383472, 204105
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7354, -2.2407
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SO 80 SW KING'S STANLEY SELSLEY HILL
4/34 The Old Vicarage
Formerly vicarage, now local authority residential home. c1865.
Ashlar limestone; ashlar chimneys; plain tile roof in 2 banded
colours. Cotswold style. Two-storey with attic; cross wing at
north end to form T-plan; single-storey service wing at south end.
West side: parapet-gabled end of north cross wing to left;
parapet gable at right hand end. Canted single-storey bay window
with quatrefoil-pierced parapet to left gable; single-window
mullioned and transomed fenestration with hoodmoulds; relieving
arches over. Central part of elevation has corrugated lean-to
which is not of special interest. Upper floor quatrefoil window;
gabled roof dormer with triangular-headed lights to casements.
Tall rectangular ridge-mounted chimneys with projecting modillion-
enriched caps. North end: parapet-gabled end of main range to
left; rectangular single-storey bay window with quatrefoil-pierced
parapet. Large ground floor mullioned and transomed casement to
right. East side: as west but central part has parapet half-
gabled dormer. Pointed-arched porch opening at right hand end.
Interior not inspected. The most imposing building on Selsley Hill
and a good example of the High Victorian Cotswold style.
Contemporary gatepiers and retaining wall to west (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SO8347204105
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Source: English Heritage
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