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The Old Rectory, Great Bowden

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 189760

OS Grid Reference: SP7461488918
OS Grid Coordinates: 474614, 288918
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4931, -0.9024

Location: Sutton Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7HW

Locality: Great Bowden
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 7HW

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Great Bowden
The Old Rectory (formerly
listed as No 6 [The Old
SP 7488 5/149 25.7.52.

A fine house of some importance. C17 with early C18 additions and front to churchyard,
which is of 2 storeys, roughcast and with modillion eaves cornice. 7 windows,
sashes with original glazing bars throughout and plain stone architraves, the
centre window and doorcase set in rusticated stone. 6-panelled door with good
traceried fanlight. Western or road facade has 2 gabled wings. Recessed 3 windowed
centre with C18 door in similar doorcase as that on southern facade and with good

Listing NGR: SP7461488918

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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