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Description: The Old Rectory and Attached Stable Block and Outbuilding
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 234864
OS Grid Reference: SP7643452902
OS Grid Coordinates: 476434, 252902
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1691, -0.8838
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SP 75 SE COURTEENHALL
5/41 The Old Rectory and attached
03/05/68 stable block and outbuilding
(Formerly listed as The
House, fornterly rectory. Late C18, with C19, and C20 alterations and additions. Coursed
limestone rubble, hipped slate roofs, brick lateral stacks. T plan. Central
3-storey pavilion with canted projection, rendered and with 12-pane sash windows
all with blank round trefoiled heads. 2-storey, 2-window symmetrical flanking
wings with similar windows and brick jambs and heads. 4-panel part-glazed door
with overlight and similar head to far right. Ironstone quoins. Attached
single-storey stable block to left with central blocked door with round-arched
head, flanked by 9-pane sash windows with flat-arched heads and keyblocks;
half-hipped slate roof. Linked by lower single-storey outbuilding to main block.
Datestone above door inscribed EB/1796. Garden front of main block has 3-storey
projection with canted end sash windows, those to ground floor with
segmental-arched brick heads and crow-stepped gable. Interior has chequered
stone-paved floor to hall and staircase hall. Open well stair with wood trellis
balustrade painted black and imitating a cast-iron balustrade with ramped and
wreathed mahogany handrail and carved tread ends. Library in projecting wing to
garden has fitted bookcases with segmental-arched heads.
Listing NGR: SP7643452902
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Source: English Heritage
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