Description: The Rectory
Date Listed: 11 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 287986
OS Grid Reference: TQ0769166632
OS Grid Coordinates: 507691, 166632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3885, -0.4537
TQ 06NE SUNBURY-ON-THAMES, FORMER UD CHURCH SQUARE
3/15 The Rectory
House, former rectory. C15, refronted in c.1700 and extended to rear. Timber
framed, clad to front with mathematical tiles, coved plaster eaves and hipped
plain tiled roofs; C20 tiles to left. H-shape plan. Two storeys and attics
to centre under 4 tile hung, hip-roofed, glazing-bar sash dormers; first floor
jettied on moulded bressumer. Rear stack to left of centre, end stack to left
and ridge stack to right end of centre range. Seven 12-pane, glazing-bar sash
windows across the centre of the first floor in open boxes, six windows below.
One sash window on each floor of end wings and on inner return walls. Central
panelled door under flat hood on volute scroll brackets. Right hand return
front:- Leaded oriel window to ground floor left, mixed sash windows and case-
ment fenestration on remainder. C20 extension to right with leaded window
wrapping around the corner. Rear - angle bay range to left of yellow brick,
hipped slate roofed range to right with cambered-head sash fenestration.
Interior:- Hall house, reputedly dating from 1498. Moulded ceiling frames
exposed on ground floor room to right with roll moulded and chamfered spine
beam. Carolean staircase with straight string and oak newels. C18 Chinese
hand painted designs recently discovered on the walls.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) p.
A. SARIDGE: THE PARSONAGE IN ENGLAND (1964) pps. 90-2, 111-2, 150, 183 Photo XVII.
Listing NGR: TQ0769166632
Source: English Heritage
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