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Description: The Old Rectory
Date Listed: 10 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165194
OS Grid Reference: SE8333609545
OS Grid Coordinates: 483336, 409545
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5759, -0.7429
SE 80 NW KEADBY WITH ALTHORPE MAIN STREET
8/130 The Old Rectory
Rectory, now house. 1840 by Samuel Marshall of Hull, later alterations to
roof. Grey brick in Flemish bond, stuccoed to basement. Welsh slate roof.
Square on plan, double depth, with 2-room, central entrance-hall east front,
and 2-room principal south garden front. 2 storeys, 4 bays to east and
south fronts. Stuccoed basement forms deep plinth with moulded cap. East
front: entrance to second bay; single tripartite basement sash to right of
entrance with glazing bars beneath cambered arch; flight of 6 stone steps
with moulded nosings and curtail steps to segmental-arched entrance with 4-
panelled door flanked by 3-pane sidelights over panels, beneath moulded
lintel and 6-pane overlight in panelled soffit and reveal. 12-pane sash to
right, narrower similar sash to fourth bay; blind recessed window panel to
left. 3-course brick first-floor band. First floor: pair of unequal 9-pane
sashes to second and third bays, with blind panels to each side. Deep
eaves. Hipped roof. Pair of corniced roof stacks. Left return forms
garden front: unequal 15-pane ground-floor sashes with sills at plinth
level, first-floor band, 9-pane first-floor sashes similar to east front,
hipped roof. Pair of side wall stacks. All windows and blind panels with
projecting sills and cambered rubbed-brick arches. Rear (north side), 3
storeys with basement, has pair of segmental-arched openings to basement,
one blocked, and sashes with glazing bars beneath cambered arches.
Interior. Original details include: main entrance vestibule with half-
glazed door with margin lights flanked by sidelights above panels; open-well
staircase with wreathed handrail, turned balusters and profiled cheek-
pieces; moulded plaster cornices to halls and main rooms, moulded ceiling
rose to lower hall; marble chimney-piece to south-west dining room
(originally drawing room) with decorated pilasters and foliate capitals.
The roof, now with a flat central section, was originally double span with a
central lantern. Architect's drawings in the Lincolnshire Record Office.
Listing NGR: SE8333509548
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Source: English Heritage
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