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The Old Rectory, Bardwell

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 284023

OS Grid Reference: TL9431573778
OS Grid Coordinates: 594315, 273778
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3277, 0.8502

Location: Up Street, Bardwell, Suffolk IP31 1AG

Locality: Bardwell
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1AG

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Listing Text


5/46 The Old Rectory

- II

Former Rectory. C16 core, extensive early C19 additions. Part 1½ storeys,
part 2: complex, irregular plan. Oldest range: 1½ storeys, T-shaped plan:
timber-framed and plastered, early C19 roughcast in panels on south side, comb-
patterning on west. 2 carved brackets to eaves at gable end. Early C19
single-storey semi-circular extension on south in white brick with flat lead
roof. One large small-paned sash window, one gabled dormer. On north, a 2-
storey white brick extension with sash window in deep reveals. Early C19 main
range on south east: 2 storeys, white brick, string course, slate roof. 3
windows: small-paned sashes. Doorway at west end with rounded arch and semi-
circular fanlight: C20 door. 4 blank windows on east side. Original part of
house has plain clasped purlin roofs with no principal rafters. The small
north-south range was converted to a stair wing in mid C18: plaster cornice
inside with egg-and-dart decoration, and a good dog-leg stair with turned

Listing NGR: TL9412673751

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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