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The Old Rectory, Birdingbury

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 308652

OS Grid Reference: SP4322568588
OS Grid Coordinates: 443225, 268588
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3137, -1.3673

Location: Main Street, Birdingbury, Warwickshire CV23 8EW

Locality: Birdingbury
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 8EW

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Listing Text

SP46NW (East side)
5/11 The Old Rectory
House, formerly rectory. c.1830. Stuccoed, Old tile hipped roof set back behind
deep panelled eaves with paired modillions; brick internal and end stacks to
rear. L-plan, with wing on left to rear. 2 storeys; 5-window range. Slightly
irregular main front to garden. Central half-glazed moulded 6-panelled door and
sidelights have moulded wood surround, all under elliptical fanlight with
decorative glazing. Greek Doric porch has plain entablature. 16-pane sashes.
Rear is irregular. Single-storey canted angle projection has flush 6-panelled
door and curved hood on iron brackets. Round-arched slightly curved staircase
window. Early C20 casements with glazing bars. Interior: entrance hall has
semi-circular end wall. Open string staircase has stick balusters and column
newel. Moulded dentil cornice to hall and landing. Sidelights of door and
moulded round-arched landing window have stained glass panels of c.1873. Landing
window has archway to left and alcove to right with moulded round arch and
brackets. Moulded 6-panelled doors, and reeded and gadrooned window and door
surrounds with corner roundels throughout. Room to left has mid C18 style carved
wood fireplace.

Listing NGR: SP4322568588

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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