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The Old Vicarage, Luckington

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 316007

OS Grid Reference: ST8413383048
OS Grid Coordinates: 384133, 183048
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5461, -2.2302

Location: Luckington, Wiltshire SN14 6NL

Locality: Luckington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 6NL

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Listing Text

ST 88 SW (east side)

2/194 The Old Vicarage


Former Vicarage, c1840 by James Thomson for Joseph Neeld of
Grittleton, squared rubble stone with ashlar dressings and stone
slate roofs. Two storeys, picturesque Tudor style with flush
stone-mullion windows and round-headed lights to casements.
Symmetrical north front, 3-window with raised plinth, first floor
string and walling of upper floor slightly set back. Centre
projecting porch gable with walling of upper floor slightly
projected. Two-light windows each side, lower ones with deep bead-
moulded hoodmoulds. Porch bay has Tudor-arched entry and
hoodmould, ashlar upper floor and canted oriel with narrow
sidelights. Panels below lights, front panel with blank shield.
West end stack. East end large square ashlar bay, the stone roof
linked to small first floor oriel. Parallel rear range has east
end large added bay and oriel, west end stack with 2-light window
each floor in chimney projection. Large mullion and transom stair-
light between the two west gables. Smaller parallel gable to right
and single storey outbuilding connecting to Bridgwater-tiled stable
and coach-house.
(J. Thomson A History of the Church and Village of Alderton
(unpubl.) 1845 78 describes the house as a parsonage for a
moderate incumbency with two parlours, study, two bedrooms,
kitchen, offices, chaise-house and stables)

Listing NGR: ST8413383048

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Source: English Heritage

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