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The Old Rectory, Aldbourne

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 310536

OS Grid Reference: SU2649275539
OS Grid Coordinates: 426492, 175539
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4782, -1.6199

Location: Glebe Close, Aldbourne, Wiltshire SN8 2DU

Locality: Aldbourne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 2DU

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Listing Text

(south side)

9/77 The Old Rectory


Rectory, c1740 and early C19. Brick with slate roof. 2-storey
and cellars. 9 x 1 bays, the centre 5 bays are the original C18
house. Central stair hall with flanking reception rooms, extended
both ends by further reception rooms in identical style, left
probably early C19 and right c1900. Service rooms in half
basement. Central door up flight of 7 flaring steps with
balustrade. Doric doorcase with 6-panelled door. 12-pane sashes
within brick gauged flat arches, segmental arches to upper floor.
Stone plat band. Rendered stacks to gables of original structure.
Roof hipped. Rear elevation is stuccoed with alternate round headed
sashes on first floor. C20 7-bay conservatory with flat roof and
sliding glazed panels between columns extends much of length of
Interior: Entrance hall with C20 black and white marble tiles.
Open well stair with simple turned balusters. Main reception rooms
have plastered cornice and 3 elaborate C18 marble and wood
fireplaces, probably recently imported.

Listing NGR: SU2649275539

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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