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The Old Rectory, Castle Combe

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317249

OS Grid Reference: ST8421477111
OS Grid Coordinates: 384214, 177111
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4927, -2.2288

Location: The Street, Castle Combe, Wiltshire SN14 7HU

Locality: Castle Combe
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7HU

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Listing Text

ST 8477
(east side)
6/159 The Old Rectory


House, C17, rubble stone with stone tile roof, coped north gable
with finial, rebuilt ridge stack and south end stack, 2 storey.
From left, 2-light cyma-moulded flush mullion window to ground
floor and dormer gable above, both with dripstones; another under
low eaves casement; C19 door with timber lintel and pedimental
dripstone, altered ovolo-moulded single light with hood to right
and casement pair over; at right end a former 3-light recessed
chamfered mullion window with hood, mullions removed for timber
paired window and 2-light recessed ovolo-moulded window with
hoodmould in dormer gable above. Single light in north end wall.
Rear lean-to with c16 Tudor arched doorway with flanking shields
and studded plank door in north end wall. Attached to south is
single storey stone tiled range with door at left end and 3 large
windows with timber lintels, formerly known as Old Rectory Cottage
(marked as such on O.S. map). Leaded lights throughout.
Interior: south end large timber lintel fireplace to main range.

Listing NGR: ST8421877118

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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