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Old Rectory, Whittington

Description: Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182521

OS Grid Reference: SD6003176290
OS Grid Coordinates: 360031, 476290
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1808, -2.6139

Location: Church Street, Whittingham, Lancashire LA6 2NU

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 2NU

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Listing Text

SD 67 NW
2/221 Old Rectory

House, formerly rectory, 1728. Rendered with sandstone dressings and stone
slate roof. A symmetrical composition of 3 storeys and 5 bays, with
chamfered quoins. Boxed sash windows have glazing bars and plain reveals.
The door has a surround of chamfered rustication, with round head
and moulded imposts. Above is a plaque carved with a shield of arms and
inscribed: 'George Hornby Clerk A.M. Rector of Whittington erected this
House 1728.' The north wall of the rear wing, which appears to be of the
same build, has a door of 15 raised and fielded panels under an iron
trellis porch. Inside, there is a dog-leg stair with closed string,
moulded handrail, and turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SD6003176290

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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