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The Old Rectory, Mickfield

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279396

OS Grid Reference: TM1343461474
OS Grid Coordinates: 613434, 261474
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2101, 1.1225

Location: Mickfield, Suffolk IP14 5LS

Locality: Mickfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5LS

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Listing Text

TM 16 SW
2/145 The Old Rectory
- II

Former rectory. Early C17 core, with remodelling in early C19 in the Gothick
manner. Timber-framed and plastered with a deep coved cornice beneath the
eaves; side and rear walls mainly encased early C19 in gault brick.
Plaintiled roof, the ornate bargeboards have a scrolled pendant freize. An
axial chimney of early C19 gault brick has 3 square shafts with moulded caps
and bases (one altered); the plinth has a sunk panel beneath each shaft. 3
cell lobby-entrance plan. 2 storeys, partly with attics. Good early C19
windows: at ground storey 3 splayed bays, flat-roofed, with small-pane sashes;
above each sash are 3 small glazed trefoiled heads with sunk spandrels. At
1st storey are 4-light leaded casements, each light having a trefoiled head.
Matching entrance porch, flat-roofed, with fluted pilasters and 6-panelled
door, the upper panels glazed; fanlight with a pair of trefoil-headed lights
with enriched spandrels. In the parlour to right is a C17 ovolo-moulded beam;
other framing is mainly concealed. Butt-purl in roof. A rear C18 timber-
framed service wing to left, much remodelled in early C19.

Listing NGR: TM1343461474

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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