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The Old Rectory, Freeby

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 189799

OS Grid Reference: SK8201720039
OS Grid Coordinates: 482017, 320039
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7717, -0.7857

Location: B676, Freeby, Leicestershire LE14 2RR

Locality: Freeby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2RR

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Listing Text


(east side)
1/27 The Old Rectory


Rectory, now house. 1789, with mid and late C19 additions.
Probably designed by George Richardson. Coursed and squared
ironstone and limestone ashlar, with ashlar and brick dressings
and hipped slate roofs. 4 corniced stone gable stacks. Plinth,
first and second floor bands. 2 storeys plus garrets, 3 bays.
Central range with 2 storey flanking wings. South front has
central cross transomed French window with flanking lights,
flanked by single glazing bar sashes. Above, 3 similar sashes.
Above again, shaped gable carrying 4 stacks, with a 6 light
central sash. West side has to left a C19 addition with door and
overlight, flanked to left by a cross mullioned casement, both
with segmental heads. To right, a glazing bar sash. North gable
has 2 C19 glazing bar sashes with segmental heads on each floor.

Listing NGR: SK8201720039

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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