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The Old Vicarage, Rye

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 291931

OS Grid Reference: TQ9211220312
OS Grid Coordinates: 592112, 120312
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9502, 0.7337

Location: 62-64 Church Square, Rye TN31 7HF

Locality: Rye
Local Authority: Rother District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN31 7HF

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Listing Text

(North Side)

(The Old Vicarage)
TQ 9220 1/23 12.10.51.


C18. Built on the site of a c14 building in which John Fletcher the dramatist
was born In 1579. 2 storeys and attic. 3 windows. 2 dormers. The house
has been slightly spoiled by having been refaced (not recently) with cement.
Wooden eaves cornice (renewed). Tiled roof. Good doorway with fluted Doric
columns,, ediment, semi-circular fanlight and 6-panel moulded door. On each
side of this is an unusual Cl9 cemented bay window with a semi-domed top
surmounted by caps at each end, containing 3 lights in each window, the centre
light being flat with a segmental head and the outer ones curved with flat
heads. All glazing bars missing.

Listing NGR: TQ9211020313

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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