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Rectory, Aynho

Description: Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 233941

OS Grid Reference: SP5143733100
OS Grid Coordinates: 451437, 233100
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9940, -1.2523

Location: Roundtown, Aynho, Northamptonshire OX17 3BG

Locality: Aynho
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 3BG

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Listing Text

(South side)
12/42 Rectory


Rectory. C17, remodelled early C19. Squared coursed limestone and ashlar,
slate roof, brick stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. Doorway in second
bay from right has stone architrave with Tuscan pilasters and straight
moulded entablature. C19 half-glazed double doors. Sash window with plain
stone surround to right. 3 similar windows, irregularly spaced, to left.
Sash windows on first floor with wood lintels. C20 dormer. Irregular 2-storey
extension to right of uncoursed rubble with slate roof. Windows with wood
lintel moulded wooden mullions and leaded panes (partly obscured at time of
resurvey). Interior: Early C19 staircase, the ends of the treads carved with
scrolls. Marble fireplaces with fluted Grecian decoration. Roof probably C17
has chamfered tie beams and purlins. The Rectory is shown on a map of Aynho
dated 1696 by James Fish of Warwick. It had a triple gabled front and
extension to right and left, part of which remain. In the early C19 the
gables were removed, the front remodelled and extensions built at the rear.

Listing NGR: SP5143733100

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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