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The Old Rectory, Little Somerford

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316398

OS Grid Reference: ST9669084444
OS Grid Coordinates: 396690, 184444
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5589, -2.0491

Location: The Street, Little Somerford, Wiltshire SN15 5JW

Locality: Little Somerford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 5JW

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Listing Text

ST 98 SE
(north side)
3/271 The Old Rectory
House, mostly early C18, with C17 wing. Early C18 range is red
brick with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof and end stacks. C17
range to right is rubble stone with stone slate roof and east
stack. C18 house is of two storeys, four-window range of 18-pane
sashes in plain raised ashlar surrounds, rubble plinth, flush
quoins, raised band and eaves band. Contemporary parallel rear
range has flush quoins and some surviving leaded timber cross
windows, one centre stair-light at mid level and one to first floor
each side. Ground floor window each side is 12-pane sash. Leaded
casement pair over stair-lights. C17 wing is lower with two first
floor 12-pane sashes to front, 9-panel door and 4-light casements
to ground floor. Door has early C19 pair of stone piers carrying
reeded stone shelf over. Windows have timber lintels. House was
used as rectory briefly in C19. Said to have deeds to 1708.

Listing NGR: ST9669084444

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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