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The Old Rectory, Westbury

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259035

OS Grid Reference: SJ3552509350
OS Grid Coordinates: 335525, 309350
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6780, -2.9551

Location: Jubilee Gardens, Westbury, Shropshire SY5 9QZ

Locality: Westbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9QZ

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Listing Text


18/128 The Old Rectory

- II

Rectory, now house. Circa 1820. Stucco, lined as ashlar; hipped
slate roof. 2 storeys. Plinth and deep eaves; 2 pairs of integral
brick end stacks and one brick ridge stack. Entrance front:
3 bays; glazing bar sashes, and 2 ground-floor canted bays with 4-pane
sashes; 3 stone steps up to 2 half-glazed doors with margin lights and
flush lower panels, moulded architrave, and porch consisting of square
piers with moulded capitals supporting frieze and cornice. Garden
front: 1:3:1 bays; central 2-storey half-octagonal bay with central
French casements; verandah to ground floor with latticework supports
and frieze, and tented lead canopy. Service wing set back to right;
hipped roof with ridge stack; 3-bays, glazing bar sashes except for
2-light C20 casements to right. Interior: early C19 top-lit 3-
flight staircase with winders, open-string, stick balusters (2 per tread),
and wreathed handrail.

Listing NGR: SJ3552509350

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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