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The Old Rectory, Claypole

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 193901

OS Grid Reference: SK8519049107
OS Grid Coordinates: 485190, 349107
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0325, -0.7311

Location: Rectory Lane, Claypole, Lincolnshire NG23 5BQ

Locality: Claypole
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG23 5BQ

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Listing Text


The Old Rectory
(formerly listed as
3/12 Rectory)

19.2.52 II

Small country house. C17, 1683, C18, C19. Red brick, gault brick, rendering,
some ashlar dressings,with plain tiles and concrete tiles on roofs. C17 rendered
red brick north front with 3 stone coped gables with kneelers and irregularly
placed stacks at rear. C18 south range, encased with gault brick in C19, with
hipped roof and irregularly placed stacks at rear. Plain C19 block to east
with hipped roof and single tall ridge stack. Late C19 block to west.
North front of 2 storeys, 5 bays with off centre doorway under C19 gabled porch
with burnt header decoration, ashlar dressings, 4 centred doorway and two, 3
panelled doors. Single, central staircase window with segmental head. East of
porch, a single window with 2 windows with segmental heads above. To west of
staircase window are 2 ground floor windows with segmental heads with 2 windows
above. All windows have C20 glazing bar sashes. South front of 2 storeys
and 5 bays with brick and stone plinth and dentillated brick first floor band.
Central ground floor window knocked through with doorway with ¾ glazed doors.
Flanked by 2 windows with 5 above all with plain sashes. All ground floor
openings have stone lintels. Interior oak dog leg staircase with half landing,
barley sugar balusters, moulded handrail and date of 1683 on newel. C17 roofs
of 3 gables and 4 bay roof over main north range have few modern timbers. The
curved braces and purlins are tenoned into the tie beams. Both north and south
ranges have late C18 niches and fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SK8519049107

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Source: English Heritage

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