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Description: The Old Vicarage
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 334693
OS Grid Reference: SE6898113232
OS Grid Coordinates: 468981, 413232
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6111, -0.9588
SE 6813 (SE 61 SE)
15/115 The Old Vicarage (formerly
24.11.66 listed as Thorne Vicarage)
House, formerly a rectory, now private residential home. Mid C18 extended
and refronted late C18; C20 alterations. Stuccoed brick, Welsh slate roof,
3 storeys, 5 bays with lower wing to rear left. Plinth. Central 6-panel
door having fanlight with radial glazing bars in wooden doorcase with fluted
pilasters, archivolt and pediment. C20 casements with glazing bars and
top-hung upper lights to original openings with stone sills; shorter
and-floor windows. Wooden eaves cornice and central 3-bay pediment having
glazed oeil-de-boeuf in tympanum with remains of keyed architrave. Gable
copings and rendered end stacks, ridge stack on right of pediment.
Rear: round-headed stair window and various window heads with segmental
arches; brickwork indicates raised eaves.
Interior: entrance hall has 6-panel doors in architraves and semicircular
staircase to rear with coiled handrail and fluted balusters; modillioned
cornice with acanthus ceiling feature. C18 fireplace to ground-floor right
(boxed in and not seen); several C18 firegrates to ist floor. RCHM report
shows that the 2 front-left bays are an addition to an earlier 3-bay house.
(NMR: recorded building file).
Listing NGR: SE6898113232
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Source: English Heritage
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