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Description: The Old Rectory
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281203
OS Grid Reference: TL9620866364
OS Grid Coordinates: 596208, 266364
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2604, 0.8736
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TL 96 NE NORTON CHURCH LANE
2/100 The Old Rectory
Former rectory. Circa 1730 with alterations of c.1820-24. Timber-framed,
encased at the front in gault brick of c.1820, plastered at sides and rear.
Hipped plaintiled roofs with 3 casement dormers of c.1980, replicating
previous early C18 dormers with heavy moulded pediments.. Internal chimneys of
red brick, the shafts rebuilt c.1980. 2 storeys and attics. 7 windows:
small-pane sashes with flat arches of gauged brick; one frame is said to be
dated 1824. Entrance doorway of c.1820: pair of doors with 4 fielded panels
each, fluted architrave with paterae, shallow cornice with paired modillions
to the soffit. Interior. Staircase of c.1730 with moulded handrail and turned
balusters. Three rooms have full-height panelling with large panels in
moulded frames, and deep ceiling cornice.
Listing NGR: TL9620866364
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Source: English Heritage
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