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The Rectory (60 Metres to West of Church), Thundridge

Description: The Rectory (60 Metres to West of Church)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161144

OS Grid Reference: TL3644818642
OS Grid Coordinates: 536448, 218642
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8497, -0.0204

Location: North Dr, Thundridge, Hertfordshire SG11 1BP

Locality: Thundridge
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1BP

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Listing Text

High Cross
(north side)

9/15 The Rectory
(60m to W of church)


Vicarage, now a house. Circa 1846 probably by Anthony Salvin
(1799-1881), later rear extension. Built for Dame Louisa Giles
Puller of Youngsbury, with church and school in the new
ecclesiastical district formed in 1845. Red brick and red tile
roof hipped at E. 2 storeys, 3 windows house facing S with
gabled wing on left and entrance on W. Red brick-work in English
bond with black diaper patterns. Chamfered plinth, floor band,
and bargeboards with pendants. 2-light casement upper windows
with flat gauged arches and chamfered cornices. Similar heads to
tall lower openings with windows each side of French doors, all
with decorative patterns of glazing bars in squares and octagons
in mullioned and transomed 3-light windows. Projecting chimneys
at each end and at rear all with tall separate square shafts
joined at the tops. Stone chamfered Tudor arched doorway on W
with triple sunk panels over and narrow stone window to left. 2
storeys brickand tile rear extension not of special interest.
Included for group value. (Pevsner (1977) 195)

Listing NGR: TL3644818642

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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