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Description: The Old Vicarage
Date Listed: 11 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 308045
OS Grid Reference: SP2323967555
OS Grid Coordinates: 423239, 267555
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3056, -1.6606
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HATTON Hatton Green
9/173 The Old Vicarage
Mid C18 red brick house. Plain tile roof with gabled ends. Two storeys and
attic. Three bays. Sashes with glazing bars in flat arched openings with
key blocks. Central plastered doorway with cornice, rectangular fanlight and
glazed and panelled door. Three flat-roofed dormers breaking eaves with sash
windows. Brick end stack. C18 two storey, one bay addition to left.
Dr Samuel Parr (1747-1825) the celebrated classical scholar and pedagogue
became perpetual curate in 1785 and lived here until his death. He took in
private pupils, enlarged the house and built a library of over ten thousand
volumes. While at Hatton he was visited by many distinguished contemporaries.
Listing NGR: SP2323967555
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Source: English Heritage
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