Description: The Old Rectory
The Old Vicarage
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
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LEWKNOR HIGH STREET
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)
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
Source: English Heritage
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