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The Old Rectory, Compton Bassett

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316283

OS Grid Reference: SU0312871713
OS Grid Coordinates: 403128, 171713
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4444, -1.9564

Location: Compton Bassett, Wiltshire SN11 8XY

Locality: Compton Bassett
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN11 8XY

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Listing Text

SU 07 SW
9/159 The Old Rectory
Former rectory, c1840, rendered with ashlar dressings and imitation
stone slate roofs. Various diagonally shafted stacks. Two
storeys and attic, Tudor style, with ashlar mullion windows and
irregular plan. Coped gables and parapets. South front has
advanced 2-window section to left with ground floor 2-light and 3-
light mullion-and-transom windows with hoodmoulds, first floor 2-
light to left, 3-light with hoodmould to right and sill course,
parapet to left and gable to right with attic single light. West
end gable has large first floor oriel and is paired with gable-end
of rear range. South front right has four-window range of 2-light
windows, mullion-and-transom below, the left two bays set in Tudor-
arched 2-bay loggia. Door in left bay. Upper windows have sill
course and, over third window a low gable above parapet has shield
with crozier carved. East end stack has Gothic panelled corbelled
base. Irregular north front with projecting gable to left, large
projecting centre gable, and range to right parallel to front

Listing NGR: SU0312871713

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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