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The Old Rectory, Frankton

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308713

OS Grid Reference: SP4244469998
OS Grid Coordinates: 442444, 269998
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3264, -1.3786

Location: Main Street, Frankton, Warwickshire CV23 9PB

Locality: Frankton
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 9PB

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Listing Text

SP47SW, SP46NW (South side)
1/70, 5/70 The Old Rectory
- II
House, formerly rectory. c.1830. Flemish bond buff brick with string course to
main block, and brick dentil cornice throughout. Old tile hipped roofs; rear
service wing has slate roof; brick ridge stacks. U-plan, with service wings to
left return side. Late Georgian style. 2 storeys; 2-window range, with lower
3-window service wing to left. Large painted wood Greek Doric distyle in antis
porch has Soanian incised decoration to antae and pilasters and heavy
entablature. Half-glazed flush 4-panelled door has side lights with horizontal
glazing bars and lattice glazed overlight in moulded and reeded wood architrave
with roundels. Sashes to left and above have gauged brick flat arches. Service
wing has late C19 addition to left. Ground floor has two 2-light casements;
first floor has horizontal sashes. Glazing bars and brick segmental arches
throughout. Symmetrical 2-window right return side to garden has large 15-pane
sashes on ground floor. Rear is irregular. Interior: entrance hall noted as
having renewed straight flight and winder staircase with scrolled open string
and stick balusters. Mid C19 encaustic tile floor. Large dentil cornice. Moulded
4-panelled doors in moulded and reeded architraves with corner roundels.
(Hickman's Warwickshire' Directory, 1874, p.102).

Listing NGR: SP4244469998

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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