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St Marys Rectory, Rawmarsh

Description: St Marys Rectory

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 October 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 335529

OS Grid Reference: SK4363495926
OS Grid Coordinates: 443634, 395926
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4583, -1.3443

Location: A633, Rotherham S62 6LT

Locality: Rawmarsh
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S62 6LT

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Listing Text


451/5/20 HIGH STREET
08-OCT-1962 (East side)


Rectory, now unoccupied. 1752, altered 1797 and 1820 with later C19
alterations and additions. Built for Christopher Stephenson, Rector,
possibly to the designs of James Paine. Coursed, dressed sandstone,
Welsh slate roof. 3-bay, gabled, entrance front with added porch and late C19 wing set back to left. 2 storeys with partial attic. Plinth, central bay breaks
forward. Central single-storey porch with panelled double doors in
Tudor-arched opening flanked by part-ribbed Doric columns. Cornice
with Latin inscription beneath panel with cross. Coped gable with
fleur-de-lys finial. Flanking bays have ground floor sill band; bay 1
window boarded; bay 3 window blind. Central 1st-floor Venetian window
(boarded) in round-arched recess. Bay 1 window part boarded; bay 3
window blind; band set above outer sills. Central bay has small attic
sash beneath pediment; half-pediments to outer bays (all raking cornices
missing). Corniced stack to right of central bay. Late C19 wing set
back to left has projecting lateral stack; extruded corner in angle with
main range has sashes. Right return: early C19 stuccoed, curved bay with
2 windows to ground floor, 1st-floor band and 4 sashes to 1st floor. To
right 2 sashes with glazing bars to each floor. All ground-floor windows

Interior: extensively vandalised at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SK4365195877

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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