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The Old Rectory, Totton and Eling

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 143484

OS Grid Reference: SU3674712332
OS Grid Coordinates: 436747, 112332
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9093, -1.4787

Location: Eling Hill, Totton, Hampshire SO40 9HE

Locality: Totton and Eling
Local Authority: New Forest District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO40 9HE

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Listing Text

SU 31 SE
5/21 The Old Rectory (Nos 1
to 5) (Formerly the


House, divided into flats. Late C18, with minor C20 extensions. Walls of
yellow brickwork in Flemish bond (headers to curves), the rear part of
similar appearance but in mathematical tiles. Hipped tile roof, slate to
the wings. Symmetrical east front of 3 storeys with semi-circular bays at
each side, flanked by single-storey service wings, windows.
Stucco base, rubbed flat arches and central round arches with plaster
cover, parapet with stone coping and cornice with stone band above brick
dentils; the wings have pediment gables with stone above brick coping,
recessed arch with circular motifs above rectangular window opening;
linked to the main block by a rcessed wall. Sashes (curved) in reveals to
the bays, triple sashes to the wings, arched heads to the central sashes
(at intermediate levels). Semi-circular Doric porch on moulded stone
steps, with triglyphes, fluted pilasters and columns (with circular heads
and bases), architrave and 6-panelled (2 top-glazed) door. The rear (west)
elevation insymnetrical, of 3 storeys 3 windows, central 2-storeyed arched
recess, and single storyed recesses at each side. Sashes, triple to the
ground floor at each side, C20 casements to the 2nd floor. The wings are
masked by C20 extensions. Inside the entrance hall contains the original
plain staircase, one ground-floor room has a fine ceiling cornice, and
there are folding shutters and panelled doors in architraves.

Listing NGR: SU3666512442

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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