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Description: The Old Rectory
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 280778
OS Grid Reference: TL9598461853
OS Grid Coordinates: 595984, 261853
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2200, 0.8677
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DRINKSTONE THE STREET
TL 96 SE
- The Old Rectory
Former rectory. Circa 1760 for Rev. Richard Moseley. Red brick with
rusticated quoins and eaves cornice with modillions. Hipped slated roofs with
internal chimneys of red brick. 2 storeys. 5-window main range; 3-window
service range to left, lower and set-back. Small-pane sashes with flat arches
of gauged brick; a Venetian window over the entrance lights the staircase
hall. Prominent entrance doorway, approached by a flight of 5 steps; a pair
of entrance doors with 3 fielded panels, an oblong fanlight with intersecting
bars. Panelled pilasters, segmental pediment on massive enriched console
brackets. Interior: 3 reception rooms have full-height panelling with large
panels, and good fireplaces. Two rooms at 1st storey also fully panelled.
Staircase with closely-spaced slender turned balusters, wreathed handrails and
console brackets beneath each tread.
Listing NGR: TL9598461853
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Source: English Heritage
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