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The Old Recotory, Hunsdon

Description: The Old Recotory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159937

OS Grid Reference: TL4180213889
OS Grid Coordinates: 541802, 213889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8057, 0.0553

Location: Acorn Street, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire SG12 8NH

Locality: Hunsdon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8NH

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Listing Text

(west side)
Hunsdon village

8/1 The Old Rectory

- II

House, sometime a rectory, C18, extended in later 1840s when it
became the rectory. Whitewashed brick. 2 storeys. 3 window
block with a hipped slate roof; long sash windows in rectangular
frames with sills. Stucco band between storeys. Boxed eaves.
Another 3-window block projects forward on the right; 5 old sash
windows and 1 modern casement, all of horizontal proportions
under segmental arches and with sills. Boxed eaves and projecting
chimneystack. Covered passage from door in internal angle
between blocks to street door set in pilastered brick doorway in
a curved brick wall. An elegant early Victorian rectory formed
by the extension of an L-shaped C18 house when the former
rectory became Hunsdonbury in the late 1840s.

Listing NGR: TL4180213889

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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