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The Old Rectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Drinkstone, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.22 / 52°13'12"N

Longitude: 0.8677 / 0°52'3"E

OS Eastings: 595984

OS Northings: 261853

OS Grid: TL959618

Mapcode National: GBR RGQ.XW5

Mapcode Global: VHKDF.0G2H

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 15 November 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280778

Location: Drinkstone, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Drinkstone

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Drinkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

DRINKSTONE THE STREET
TL 96 SE
1/25
- The Old Rectory
15.11.54
- II*
Former rectory. Circa 1760 for Rev. Richard Moseley. Red brick with
rusticated quoins and eaves cornice with modillions. Hipped slated roofs with
internal chimneys of red brick. 2 storeys. 5-window main range; 3-window
service range to left, lower and set-back. Small-pane sashes with flat arches
of gauged brick; a Venetian window over the entrance lights the staircase
hall. Prominent entrance doorway, approached by a flight of 5 steps; a pair
of entrance doors with 3 fielded panels, an oblong fanlight with intersecting
bars. Panelled pilasters, segmental pediment on massive enriched console
brackets. Interior: 3 reception rooms have full-height panelling with large
panels, and good fireplaces. Two rooms at 1st storey also fully panelled.
Staircase with closely-spaced slender turned balusters, wreathed handrails and
console brackets beneath each tread.


Listing NGR: TL9598461853

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