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Description: Old Rectory
Date Listed: 19 March 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 311908
OS Grid Reference: SU0860959295
OS Grid Coordinates: 408609, 159295
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3327, -1.8778
SU 05 NE
3/4 Old Rectory
Rectory, now house. c1830 for Rev Edward Caulfeild on site of
rectory of 1743. Rendered, with painted stone quoins, and slated
roof. Two storeys, 3 principal bays comprising wider recessed
central bay with entrance, and lateral bays set forward as slight
wings. To left, service wing, extended as stabling and
outbuildings. Central wide paired half-glazed doors with margin
glazed side and over lights, all within wide Tuscan portico.
Twelve-paned sash and flanking 6 paned sashes to first floor over.
Wings have early C20 full height glazing to ground floor with blind
boxes over, and paired 6-paned sashes above. Paired modillion
eaves. Roof hipped, with 2 brick stacks. Service wing has parapet
and 12-pane sashes, and glazed lean-to across ground floor.
Interior. Stair in hall has 2 slender turned balusters to each
bracketed tread, and handrail scrolled at end. Marble chimneypiece
to dining room in left wing, and C18 type fire surround to drawing
room to right.
Listing NGR: SU0860959295
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Source: English Heritage
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