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The Old Rectory The Old Vicarage, Lewknor

Description: The Old Rectory The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248949

OS Grid Reference: SU7162997563
OS Grid Coordinates: 471629, 197563
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6723, -0.9656

Location: High Street, Lewknor, Oxfordshire OX9 5TL

Locality: Lewknor
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5TL

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Listing Text

SU7197 (South side)
10/103 No.16 (The Old Vicarage and
18/07/63 The Old Rectory)
(Formerly listed as No.16
High Street (The Old Vicarage)
and stables)


Rectory, now 2 dwellings. c.1730, extended in later C18 and c.1830/40.
Colourwashed brick front, sides of English bond brick. Gabled old tile roof;
brick end stacks include truncated right stack. Double-depth plan. Early
Georgian style. 2 storeys and attic; symmetrical 5-window range with central
gable. Fine rusticated doorway: 6-panelled (2 glazed) door. Keyed segmental
arches over sashes and 2-light window in central gable. Mid C19 roof dormers.
Similar sashes with surrounds in left side wall. Later C18 two-storey extensions
to rear left, with 2-light leaded cross window to left. Mid C19 two-storey bay
to rear right. Interior: 6-panelled doors and shutters. Dog-leg stairs with
turned balusters. Panelled room to right: mid C19 fireplaces and Gothick iron
grates. Panelled room to left: first-floor left room has panelled dado, early
C18 fireplace and C18 window seats. Collar-truss roof.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.684).

Listing NGR: SU7162997563

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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