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Old Rectory, Burton

Description: Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 196977

OS Grid Reference: SK9614774556
OS Grid Coordinates: 496147, 374556
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2593, -0.5601

Location: Main Street, Burton, Lincolnshire LN1 2RD

Locality: Burton
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN1 2RD

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Listing Text


9/13 Old Rectory

Former rectory, now house. Late C17 with early C18 front and
later C18 alterations and additions. Red brick in Flemish bond;
the headers are slightly overburnt giving a chequered effect.
End wall is rendered and that to the rear catslide is of stone.
Plain tiled roof with stone coped raised gables and 3 brick gable
stacks. 2 storey with attics, 5 bay front with late C18 2 bay
with attic extension to left. First floor band and plain wooden
eaves board. Central 6 panelled door with fan traceried
overlight, wooden door surround with pilasters terminating in
carved brackets supporting a narrow dentillated cornice.
Pilasters have Adam style floral decoration. Door is flanked by
single canted bay windows with glazing bar sashes and flat lead
roofs. To first floor are 5 glazing bar sashes and in the roof
are 3 glazing bar sash dormers with lead cheeks and segmental
roofs. To right of the central first floor window is a metal
fire insurance plaque with Sun design. To the left, the
extension has a dentillated eaves course and an off centre flush
6 panelled door with to left a glazing bar sash and to the first
floor a single similar window. All 3 openings have segmental
heads, as does the leaded dormer. Interior has a dogleg
staircase with turned balusters, probably early C18. Alcoves
with semi-circular heads and keyblocks with fitted cupboards
beneath to either side of imported fireplace in right hand room.

Listing NGR: SK9614774556

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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