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The Old Rectory, Brixton Deverill

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 313257

OS Grid Reference: ST8626538685
OS Grid Coordinates: 386265, 138685
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1473, -2.1977

Location: B3095, Brixton Deverill, Wiltshire BA12 7EL

Locality: Brixton Deverill
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7EL

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Listing Text

ST 83 NE
(east side)
5/40 The Old Rectory


Rectory, now detached house. C17, C18, rebuilt mid C19. Coursed
rubble stone, Welsh slate 2-span roof, rendered brick stacks with
stepped capping. Parallel range plan, with main front to rear.
(Two-storey, 4-window west front. Half-glazed door and 3-light
casement to left, three 2-light casements to right. First floor
has two 3-light, 2-light casement and 12-pane sash, two straight
joints visible to left and right of door. Returns are windowless,
central straight joint. Rear front of 1850s has stone porch with
round-arched opening to right of centre with 4-panelled door,
either side is canted bay and to left is good conservatory with
margin-pane French windows to house, first floor has four flush
16-pane sashes in moulded architraves. Two hipped dormers with 2-
light casements to attic.
Interior has deep chamfered beam and door with two fielded panels
to front range, 2-light ovolo-mullioned casement in cellar wall,
formerly exterior wall and now in centre of house. Rear range has
6-panelled doors, stairs with two turned balusters per tread and
moulded wreathed handrail, drawing room has elliptically-arched
niche. Attached to front is early C19 former schoolroom, single
storey with pointed planked door and two pointed leaded casements
to gabled front. Ceased to be rectory in 1970s.

Listing NGR: ST8626538685

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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