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The Old Rectory, Horham

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280990

OS Grid Reference: TM2111372491
OS Grid Coordinates: 621113, 272491
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3060, 1.2419

Location: Church Farm Close, Horham, Suffolk IP21 5DY

Locality: Horham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5DY

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW
The Old Rectory
(formerly listed as
29.7.55 The Rectory)
House, formerly the rectory. Early C19 with later additions, including a
single-storey range to the left. Brick, stuccoed and ashlar-lined to the
facade and right hand return (garden front); the remainder is colourwashed.
2-span hipped slated roof. 2 storeys. 3-bay facade with clasping pilasters
at the angles and the narrow centre bay set forward. The facade is not quite
symmetrical. Inset sash windows with glazing bars under slightly cambered
arches. Doorway has 6-panel bolection-moulded door and rectangular overlight
with ornamental glazing based on a design of radiating loops; panelled
reveals. Fine Roman Doric porch, the entablature with wreaths in the metopes
and a dentil cornice. 2-bay pilastered garden front with a first floor
moulded band; French windows to ground floor. Rear elevation has centre set
forward, the doorway with an overlight matching the one at the front. Part of
the medieval moat survives.

Listing NGR: TM2111372491

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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