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The Old Rectory, Charlbury

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 254166

OS Grid Reference: SP3550119424
OS Grid Coordinates: 435501, 219424
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8723, -1.4857

Locality: Charlbury
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 3PX

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Listing Text

5/25 (West side)
17/9/86 The Old Rectory

Vicarage, now house and surgery. 1853 by S.L. Seckham. Coursed squared
rubble with ashlar dressings; plain tile roof. Gothic revival style;
irregular 2-span plan. West facade. 2 storeys;3-window range of 3-light
mullioned and transomed casements with stopped drip moulds. 2-storey
canted bay windows in centre have a blind triangular recess and a parapet
with kneelers and finial. Kneelers to left and right gables. 3 twin-
shafted chimneys, one clad in brick. Entered from the east, facing Church
Lane, through a porch with 2-centred door, diagonal buttresses and part-
stepped gable with kneelers. Arms of W W Stodart, incumbent 1853 to 1856,
over door. Y-tracery in the side porch windows is similar to the style of
tracery in the Church of St Mary (q.v) Large 3-light stair window to left
of porch. Interior not inspected. VCH Oxfordshire 10 (1972),149.

Listing NGR: SP3549919430

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Source: English Heritage

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