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The Rectory, Bulwick

Description: The Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232874

OS Grid Reference: SP9635794269
OS Grid Coordinates: 496357, 294269
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5378, -0.5807

Location: Millies Lane, Bulwick, Northamptonshire NN17 3DY

Locality: Bulwick
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN17 3DY

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Listing Text

SP9694 (East side)
12/13 The Rectory


Rectory. C17 origins, datestones J.T.T.1827, far Reverend J.T. Tryon, and 1868,
altered mid C20. Squared coursed limestone with ashlar dressings and C20 plain
tile roof. Original plan indeterminate, now irregular L-shape. 2 storeys with
attic. Harden front is a 4-window range of unhorned sash windows, with glazing
bars, under stone lintels with keyblocks. Windows reduced in height at first
floor. French window, to left of centre, has similar head to other windows. Pair
of arch head eaves dormers to centre of roof, Ashlar quoins. Mansard roof with
ashlar gable parapets and ashlar end stacks with moulded cornices. Datestone
J.T.T.1827 to centre, below eaves. Range to rear left of garden front has tall
staircase window, with glazing bars, to right. 4-window range to left is c.1868,
in similar style to garden front, but with a gabled roof. Datestone to right.
Entrance front to right of garden front was remodelled mid C20, when a C17 range
was removed, all in similar style. Evidence of C17 masonry at first floor level
to rear wall of garden front. Interior: entrance hall has early C19 staircase
with stick balustrade, around an open well. Rooms to garden front have reeded
indo surrounds and panelled reveals.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p29)

Listing NGR: SP9635794269

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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