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The Old Parsonage, Reedness

Description: The Old Parsonage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 164898

OS Grid Reference: SE8022722900
OS Grid Coordinates: 480227, 422900
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6964, -0.7864

Location: Reedness, East Riding of Yorkshire DN14 8HG

Locality: Reedness
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 8HG

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Listing Text

SE 82 SW
(south side)
6/39 The Old Parsonage
Parsonage and school, now house. Mid-late C18 with early C19 and C20
alterations. Brick with pantile roof. L-shaped on plan: 2-room central
entrance-hall north front with double-depth section to right. 2 storeys
with attic, 3 bays; symmetrical. C20 flat-roofed glazed porch over original
C18 six-fielded-panel door and 3-pane overlight in reveal. C20 casements in
original segmental-arched openings with sills. Wooden modillion eaves
cornice. Double-span roof; stone-coped gables with shaped kneelers. End
stacks, that to left rebuilt. Right return has French window in architrave
with blind box, C19 4-pane sashes to ground and first floors and two 12-pane
attic sliding sashes. Interior. C18 open well staircase with ornate carved
scrolled brackets and C20 rebuilt balustrade, ramped moulded dado rail; C18
chimney-piece to first floor left with eared architrave, pulvinated frieze
bearing bay leaf ornament, and moulded cornice; sections of C18 fielded
panelled to first floor right and re-set in kitchen; ground floor left has
early C19 reeded wooden cornice, and chimney-piece with reeded surround and
free-standing columns supporting mantelshelf; reeded wooden cornice to
ground floor right; 6-fielded-panel doors in architraves and fielded panel
reveals, those to ground-floor front rooms with applied beading, and some
with L-hinges. Pegged staggered butt-purlin roof. Upper hall bears traces
of imitation marble blockwork wall painting. Attic contains a series of
small rooms formerly used by schoolchildren.

Listing NGR: SE8022722900

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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