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Old Rectory, Bygrave

Description: Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162210

OS Grid Reference: TL2666736165
OS Grid Coordinates: 526667, 236165
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0095, -0.1559

Location: Bygrave, Hertfordshire SG7 5EG

Locality: Bygrave
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG7 5EG

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Listing Text


4/79 Old Rectory


Rectory. Circa 1870. Polychrome Gothic style. White brick with chequered
red and black brick dressings. Plain tile roof. Large L-plan building of
2 storeys, each elevation with groups of lancets with black, white and
red brick gauged arches. Continuous chequered bands. Front has 2 gable
ends, the right one with 4 1st floor lancets and 3 on ground floor. Door
with original planks and chamfered frame. Gablet on right with 2 blind
lancets. 1½ storey outbuilding to front right, probably a dairy, with
twin lancets and plank doors. To rear, the Rectory has a large 2-bay
wing on right, its left side with 4 lancets on each floor and its right
side with a canted lancet bay on ground floor and triple lancets on
upper floor. All windows with original metal frame casements. Interior
retains chamfered door arches and frames and original dog-leg
staircase. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL2666736165

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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