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The Old Rectory, Langley

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 174122

OS Grid Reference: TQ8059451145
OS Grid Coordinates: 580594, 151145
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2309, 0.5853

Location: A274, Langley, Kent ME17 3LY

Locality: Langley
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME17 3LY

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Listing Text

TQ 85 SW
(west side)
2/104 The Old

Rectory, now house, Mid-to-late C18, with C19 additions. Red
brick in Flemish bond with plain tile roof. Double depth, at
right-angles to road. 2 storeys and basement on chequered red
and grey brick plinth. Four-course plat band in Flemish bond.
Ionic wooden modillioned eaves cornice. Hipped roof. Projecting
brick stack to left gable end and rear stack to right. Regular
3-window rent of 2 tripartite sashes and altered central window.
2 Venetian windows to ground floor, in open boxes, with splayed
rubbed brick voussoirs. Central recessed half-glazed door up 8
stone steps, with architrave of Doric columns, triglyph frieze
and pediment. C19 two-storey addition to right of about 7 feet,
under same roof. Stained glass panel in rear first-floor window
with arms of Archbishop Matthew Parker. Said to have been
rebuilt in 1767 by the Reverend David Waterhouse. Interior not

Listing NGR: TQ8059451145

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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