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The Rectory and Attached Wall, Witney

Description: The Rectory and Attached Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 252627

OS Grid Reference: SP3557609409
OS Grid Coordinates: 435576, 209409
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7822, -1.4857

Location: Old Rectory Mews, Witney, Oxfordshire OX8 6AW

Locality: Witney
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX8 6AW

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Listing Text

(West side)
No.22 (The Rectory) and
14/05/52 attached wall

Rectory, now house. Mid/late C17; refronted c.1760. Coursed limestone rubble;
gabled stone slate roof; brick end stacks. Two-unit through-passage plan. 2
storeys and attic; symmetrical 5-window range. C20 six-panelled door; pedimented
Tuscan stone porch. Timber lintels over 6-pane sashes. Gabled roof dormer with
C20 three-light casement. Rear: stair-turret adjoins early/mid C18 rear left
wing of similar materials and 2-storey, 3-window range; similar one-bay wing to
right. Interior: chamfered beam to left. Room to right has mid C18 fielded
panelling, china alcoves flanking fireplace and C17 plank and stud partition
adjoining through-passage. 4-bay collar-truss roof with butt purlins; similar
roofs to rear wings, of heavier scantling to left. Subsidiary features: tall,
limestone rubble, stone-coped wall to rear right extends approximately 8 metres
to meet outbuilding to rear of No.20 (q,v.).
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.848).

Listing NGR: SP3557609409

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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