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The Old Rectory, Sherrington

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313569

OS Grid Reference: ST9606439240
OS Grid Coordinates: 396064, 139240
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1524, -2.0576

Locality: Sherrington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0SN

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Listing Text

ST 93 NE
(north side)
7/96 The Old Rectory (formerly listed
as Rectory)
Rectory, now detached house. Late C17, extended and altered early
C19. Dressed limestone front, English garden wall bond brick wing,
thatched roof with gable end stone and brick stacks. South range
with rear wings. Two-storey and attic, 5-window. Half-glazed
central door in former window, three 2-light recessed chamfered
mullioned casements to right and two to left. Moulded string
course over lintels, first floor has five mullioned casements,
grouped two to left and three to right. Three C20 attic dormers to
roof. Right return has large external stone stack with offsets.
Present entrance now in early C19 wing to right return; door with
6 fielded panels and fanlight with 12-pane tripartite sash to
right, two 12-pane sashes to first floor. Rear brick wings with
sashes or casements. Early C19 wing probably by J. Prangley of
Warminster, 1826.
Interior has deeply chamfered compartmental ceiling beams, Tudor-
arched stone fireplaces. Early C19 drawing room with 6-panelled
door and marble fireplace.
(WRO - Diocesan Records)

Listing NGR: ST9606439240

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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