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The Old Rectory, Whichford

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 306083

OS Grid Reference: SP3112834906
OS Grid Coordinates: 431128, 234906
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0117, -1.5479

Location: Barrats Hill, Whichford, Warwickshire CV36 5PQ

Locality: Whichford
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 5PQ

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Listing Text

9/149 The Old Rectory

- II

House. C17, with early C18 additions. Coursed limestone rubble to C17 range, and
fine squared coursed rubble to C18 range, with rusticated quoins to left.
Artificial stone-slate roof with coped gables and stone ridge and end stacks.
Three C20 skylights. 3-unit plan, 2-storey, 4-window range. C17 range to right
has two 4-light mullioned windows to ground floor and two 3-light mullioned
windows to first floor, all with hood moulds and labels. C18 range to left has a
large wood-mullioned window to ground floor left with moulded stone surround and
2 keyblocks. C18 doorway to right with C20 glazed door. Two tall C18 first floor
windows with central wood mullion. Doorway and windows have moulded stone
surrounds with keyblocks. C17 service range, altered C20, extends forward from
right. Further C18 windows with moulded stone surrounds and keyblocks in left
gable end of C18 range. Staircase range to rear of 2 storeys plus attic, with
part-renewed 2-light mullioned windows. Also to rear two C20 porches, and C20
mullioned windows. Interior: in C17 range an open fireplace with chamfered
bressumer and double jewel stops. Chamfered spine beam with ogee stop. In C18
range a panelled ground-floor room with C18 cupboard-niche. C18 panelled door.
In rear staircase range a C18 dog-leg staircase rising to attic, with turned

Listing NGR: SP3112834906

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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