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The Rectory, Folkingham

Description: The Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 194318

OS Grid Reference: TF0708233604
OS Grid Coordinates: 507082, 333604
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8892, -0.4099

Location: West Street, Folkingham, Lincolnshire NG34 0SW

Locality: Folkingham
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 0SW

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Listing Text

In the entry for
(south side)

The Vicarage

the address shall be amended to read WEST STREET
(south side)
The Rectory


TF 0633-0733
(south side)
The Vicarage

Vicarage. c.1800. Coursed limestone rubble, limestone ashlar.
Hipped slate roof with central brick ridge stack. 3 storey, 3
bay north front with plinth and giant order plain pilasters at
each corner running full height of house. Central doorway with
semi-circular head, pilastered doorcase with keystone, traceried
fanlight and panelled door. Doorway flanked by single glazing
bar sashes, with 3 glazing bar sashes above and 3 smaller glazing
bar sashes above those; all with ashlar wedge lintels with
large, emphatic rusticated keystones. Low, 2 storey projecting
rectangular ranges removed from east and west return walls. 3
flight return staircase with slender bannisters, carved tread
ends and moulded handrail curling round newel in hall. First
floor landing with 4 archways with semi-circular heads, moulded
surrounds and flower head motifs. Simply moulded plaster ceiling
in drawing room with Greek key pattern and foliate motifs. 2
small bedroom later C19 cast iron fireplaces, one with squirrel

Listing NGR: TF0708233604

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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