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The Old Rectory, Knightwick

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 151350

OS Grid Reference: SO7290655094
OS Grid Coordinates: 372906, 255094
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1934, -2.3978

Location: Knightwick, Worcestershire WR6 5QF

Locality: Knightwick
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 5QF

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Listing Text


1/43 The Old Rectory


- II

Former rectory, now house. Late C18 with earlier cottage adjoining rear.
Brick in Flemish bond with hipped, tiled roof and brick end stacks. 2
storeys, cellar, and attic with dormers; dentilled eaves cornice. 5 bays;
windows are glazing bar sashes with gauged flat heads and moulded plaster
keyblocks; 2 ground floor windows to left replaced by C19 bay window with
moulded architrave and cornice; central first floor window has semi-circular
head with gauged brick arch, moulded plaster keyblock and imposts; 3 gabled
dormers with casements; central part-glazed door with raised and fielded
panels with segmental fanlight, gauged arched head, moulded plaster key-
block and imposts. The doorway is encased within a C19 glazed porch with
brick plinth, hipped, tiled roof with overhanging eaves on carved brackets;
multi-paned windows; central part-glazed double doors with cambered heads.
Earlier timber-framed, tiled cottage to rear has extensive C19 alterations.

Listing NGR: SO7290655094

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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