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Eastwick Manor, Eastwick

Description: Eastwick Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159888

OS Grid Reference: TL4325011634
OS Grid Coordinates: 543250, 211634
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7850, 0.0754

Location: Eastwick, Hertfordshire CM20 2QY

Locality: Eastwick
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM20 2QY

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Listing Text

(west side)
Eastwick village

10/3 Eastwick Manor



Rectory, now a house. 1826 (carved on brick on S end: shown in
background of Buckler drawing of 1827 in church) possibly
incorporating shell of an earlier building. Classical former
Rectory, facing E. Sold c1921. 2 storeys and cellar, L-shaped
house with hipped slate roofs and wide, plastered eaves soffits.
Red brick formerly limewashed, with moulded stucco caps to
pilasters. Portland stone steps and sills. Main range has
double-pile plan with rear part (music room) recessed on S end.
2 storeys service wing attached at NW corner with single storey
hipped roofed kitchen in angle. W end of service wing formerly
single storey in sandy red brick, heightened and widened on S in
C20. Symmetrical formal 3-window E front with pilasters clasping
corners and central panel advanced to same plane. Stucco echinus
moulded stucco caps to each projection. Recessed sash windows
with segmental gauged arches and 6/6 panes with slender glazing
bars. Upper windows slightly narrower. Round-headed central
doorway up 2 Portland stone steps. 2 recessed stucco orders and
round-headed fanlight with radial glazing bars. Early C19 cast
iron basket grate in music room. Good quality moulded doors,
architraves, shutters and panelled doors. Very thick internal
walls. Cellar under N end of front part. A fine classical
Rectory of 1826, little altered and with a well-proportined front
and original interior. Forms an interesting hillside group with
its stables and is important as part of the landscaped setting of
the church.

Listing NGR: TL4325011634

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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