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Old Rectory, Houghton

Description: Old Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 May 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 140689

OS Grid Reference: SU3418132650
OS Grid Coordinates: 434181, 132650
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0922, -1.5133

Location: Church Lane, Houghton, Hampshire SO20 6LJ

Locality: Houghton
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO20 6LJ

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Listing Text

SU 3432
12/18 Old Rectory (formerly listed
29/5/57 as The Rectory)
Rectory, now private house. Mid C18, extended early C19. Brick with blue headers
on ends, old plain tile roof. 2 storey and attic on raised basement, 5 bays with
2 bays added to right and bits to rear early C19. To original part T-shaped
steps with wrought iron handrail, rebuilt C20 in front of centre bay. Some
casements in basement. Central doorcase of pilaster supporting open pediment.
Inside semi-circular fanlight and half-glazed door. Each side 2 12-pane sashes
under rubbed brickhead with blindbox and stone sill. 5 similar on 1st floor.
Moulded timber cornice. Above 3 central bays brick pediment with bullseye window
and moulded timber architrave. Each side 2 2-light hip-roofed casements. Large
ridge stack each end of original part. Added 2 bays are slightly setback and have
4 similar sashes without blind boxes. All sashes right of door have thick glazing
bars. Cornice carried through. Interior is of interest with C18 features.

Listing NGR: SU3418432646

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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