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The Old Rectory, Marske

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322772

OS Grid Reference: NZ1042200511
OS Grid Coordinates: 410422, 500511
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4000, -1.8410

Location: Hard Stiles, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL11 7NA

Locality: Marske
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7NA

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Listing Text


9/71 The Old Rectory


Parsonage, now house. 1753 with later additions. For John Hutton of
Marske. Coursed rubble sandstone, stone slate roofs. 2 storeys, 1:3:2
bays. Main house in centre: quoins to left. Central part-glazed 3-panel
door in chamfered ashlar architrave with bases. Sash windows in ashlar
surrounds, of 4 panes on first floor. Eaves band. Shaped kneeler and
ashlar coping to left. End stack to left. Lower bay to left, with quoins
to left and a 4-pane sash window on each floor. To right, early C19
addition, projecting forward, with quoins to left, canted bay window on
ground floor, 4-pane sashes above; ashlar coping, brick end stacks. Rear of
main house: small windows on ground floor; first-floor sash windows with
glazing bars. Left return of C19 addition: leaved part-glazed door in C20
classical wooden surround. Right return: leaved 4-panel door below 2-pane
overlight in C20 classical wooden surround. The Marske Parish Registers
record that the Parsonage House was built in 1753 at a cost of £135. The
addition to the right was built by the occupying curate, Mr Hicks, to
accommodate boarders whom he taught preparatory to their entering Richmond
School whose headmaster, Rev James Tate, was also Rector of Marske 1808-
1833. (L P Wenham, The History of Richmond School, (1958), fn p 74.)

Listing NGR: NZ1042200511

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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