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The Old Rectory, Albury

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 288264

OS Grid Reference: TQ0479647867
OS Grid Coordinates: 504796, 147867
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2204, -0.5008

Location: Tillingbourne Mews, Guildford, Surrey GU5 9BE

Locality: Albury
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU5 9BE

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Listing Text


4/7 The Old Rectory


House. Late C16 with C17 extensions to front, late C19 and early C20
extensions set back to right, restored in mid C20. Timber-framed, exposed
with whitewashed render infill to rear wing. Roughcast cladding to front.
Extensions to right in ironstone with brick dressings and cladding, tile
hung gables. Whitewashed brick and tile hung first floor above on left
hand return front, some in fishscale bands. Plain tiled roofs with half
hip to right.

Entrance front: two storeys with projecting gabled wing to left. First
floor jettied with quatrefoil and floral carvings in bargeboards, spike
finial. Tall ribbed stacks with oversailing tops, one to rear ridge
right of centre, end stack to left on whitewashed rubble plinth.
Irregular fenestration, one 4-light leaded "cross" window on first floor,
one 5-light "cross" window on ground floor. Two 4-light first floor
windows to right. Glazed casement doors to left on ground floor flanked
by 12-pane sash windows. Ribbed door to right in C20 brick and timber
open porch.

Left hand return front: rendered plinth, whitewashed brick with large
stack to left. Irregular fenestration with three first floor leaded
casements. One ground floor C19 casement window under gauged brick
cambered head. Timber framed range set back to left with hipped roof.
Massive square stack, ribbed and panelled to left. Three framed bays.
One storeyed attic under hipped roof, leaded casement, dormer. Half
glazed door to right.

Right hand extensions: ridge stack of complicated section. Gable end to
left with attic window. First floor sash window. Hipped roof porch to
right with ribbed door.

Listing NGR: TQ0479647867

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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