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Old Rectory, Ringstead

Description: Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221261

OS Grid Reference: TF7062440733
OS Grid Coordinates: 570624, 340733
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9369, 0.5375

Location: High Street, Ringstead, Norfolk PE36 5JU

Locality: Ringstead
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE36 5JU

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Listing Text


2/79 Old Rectory

- II

Former Rectory house. Dated 1643 on south gable. Coursed squared and rubble
carstone, red brick dressings, tiled roofs. 2 storey double pile plan. Front
pile to east with irregular C19 and C20 fenestration : ground floor with 2 2
straight headed 3-light casements and 2 arched headed casements of 2 and 3-
lights each. First floor 4 3-light casements, one large off-centre mid-C19
casement of 3-lights and 9 panes lighting the staircase. C20 door. All
openings with brick dressings, traces of blocked ground and first floor long
and low windows. South gable with mid-C19 brick quoins and 2 storey 3-sided
canted bow window with single light side lights and 3-light centre casements,
tiled roof. Stone coped gabled parapet with datestone "16 M43 H?C". North
gable with massive external stack with 3 main set offs stages, 2 mid-C19
octagonal stacks, gable with brick quoins, kneelers and stone coped parapet.
Main pile with axial cluster of mid Cl9 octagonal stacks, rear pile with
further ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: TF7062440733

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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