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The Old Rectory, Little Ellingham

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 220213

OS Grid Reference: TM0048799219
OS Grid Coordinates: 600487, 299219
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5539, 0.9559

Location: Attleborough Road, Little Ellingham, Norfolk NR17 1JW

Locality: Little Ellingham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1JW

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Listing Text


5/51 The Old Rectory
16/7/58 (Formerly listed
as The Rectory)

- II

Rectory, now private house. c.1700 rear, extended early C19. Brick with
slate roof. Facade of 2½ storeys in 5 bays. 6-panelled door in second bay
from right behind doorcase of modified Tuscan columnettes supporting broken
pediment. Sash windows to each floor under gauged skewback arches. Attic
storey is addition of c.1830. Eaves cornice with paired modillions. Hipped
roof. 2 storeyed bow to east also c.1830 with 3 sashes each floor retaining
glazing bars under gauged skewback arches. Drawing room has pair of modified
Doric pilasters supporting ceiling beam. Timber carved fireplace surround
with swags. Open cut dog-leg staircase of 2 balusters to each tread. Handrail
scolled at newel. c.l7OO fireplace in kitchen and 2 bridging beams with tongue


Listing NGR: TM0048799219

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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