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Old Rectory, Tatham

Description: Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182627

OS Grid Reference: SD6054769485
OS Grid Coordinates: 360547, 469485
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1197, -2.6051

Location: Tatham, Lancashire LA2 8NH

Locality: Tatham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8NH

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Listing Text


2/91 Old Rectory

House, formerly rectory, probably C17th, altered mid C18th and C19th.
Pebbledashed rubble with stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Windows have
glazing bars. Those on the 1st floor have stone surrounds with a slight
chamfer and were originally of 2 lights except for the left-hand one which
was of 3 lights and now has a central flat-faced mullion. To the left of
the 1st bay on the ground floor is a window with cement surround. The
window of the 1st bay is similar to those on the 1st floor, but taller and
with a central flat-faced mullion. The 3rd and 4th bays have C19th plain
stone surrounds, with a 3rd similar window between bays. The left-hand one
has a central flat-faced mullion. In the 2nd bay there is a C19th gabled
porch whose chamfered door surround has a latin inscription around a
pointed arch. Chimneys on gables, with projecting stacks, and to left of
porch. Interior has dog-leg stair with closed string, turned balusters,
and moulded handrail. The left-hand room has exposed axial main ceiling
joists. The right-hand rooms were altered in the C19th and have boxed

Listing NGR: SD6054769485

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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