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The Old Rectory, Saxlingham Nethergate

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226629

OS Grid Reference: TM2310997170
OS Grid Coordinates: 623109, 297170
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5267, 1.2876

Location: Church Hill, Saxlingham Nethergate, Norfolk NR15 1TD

Locality: Saxlingham Nethergate
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 1TD

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Listing Text

(north side)
The Old Rectory
10/52 (Formerly listed as Rectory)
- II*

Former rectory. 1784 by J. Soane. Gault brick with slate roof. Symmetrical
plan with opposing central segmental bays. 2 storeys with centre bay rising
an extra storey. Cellars and attics. Former entrance facade to north of 3
bays. Central porch with fluted Roman Doric columns and pedimented entable-
ture is a replica of original based on surviving drawings. Sash windows with
glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Ground floor windows contained within
semicircular headed arches. Narrow sashes beside porch. Garden facade with
segmental bay of 3 bays with ground floor sash windows rising from ground
level. Flanking Venetian windows with replica architraves and pediments.
Simple modillion cornice. Interior. Winding stair with square sectioned
balusters and mahogany handrail. Some original plasterwork. C20 service
wing to east.

Listing NGR: TM2310997170

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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