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Rectory Farmhouse, Castle Bytham

Description: Rectory Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 194031

OS Grid Reference: SK9894718914
OS Grid Coordinates: 498947, 318914
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7588, -0.5352

Location: Counthorpe Lane, Castle Bytham, Lincolnshire NG33 4RJ

Locality: Castle Bytham
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG33 4RJ

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Listing Text

SK 9818-9918 (east side)

16/57 No.26, (Rectory


Farmhouse. C15, mid C16, C17, C18, C20 alterations. Coursed
limestone rubble, ashlar quoins and dressings. Collyweston
steeply pitched tall slate roof. Single gable and large central
wall stacks. T-plan. 2 storey, 4 irregular bay south front, the
bays advanced and separately gabled. Off-centre panelled double
doors to right, a 3 light mullioned window and a small fixed
light. To first floor a small 2 light leaded casement, beyond to
the right a 3 light casement, between them is a through eaves 4
light gabled dormer mullioned window, with moulded cornice. In
the left gable end is a pointed opening with chamfered reveal,
now with a C20 door. In the rear wall is the stub of a wall
stack and to the ground floor a 6 light mullioned window with
king mullion and cornice. Inside at the service end of the
former hall are 2 C15 ashlar arches with chamfered reveals and
hacked off strip mouldings. The clasped purlin roof over the
hall has some soot blackened timbers re-used in it. In the C17,
the hall was lined with oak wainscot in 4 tiers of vertical
panels with lying panel over them forming a frieze under a
cornice. Chamfered and stopped girders throughout. Source: D.
L Roberts.

Listing NGR: SK9894718914

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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