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Latitude: 54.6506 / 54°39'2"N
Longitude: -1.7477 / 1°44'51"W
OS Eastings: 416374
OS Northings: 528419
OS Grid: NZ163284
Mapcode National: GBR JG7N.FN
Mapcode Global: WHC57.4C0M
Entry Name: The Rectory
Listing Date: 30 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121832
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111375
Location: Etherley, County Durham, DL14
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Etherley
Built-Up Area: Low Etherley
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Etherley
Church of England Diocese: Durham
ETHERLEY CHURCH STREET
NZ 12 NE
(West side, off)
5/10 The Rectory
Rectory. Dated 1834, probably by Ramshaw; rear additions of 1882 incorporate
fragments of C18 house. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings,
plinth and quoins; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. Irregular plan.
Tudor style. Main front 2 storeys, 3 bays; steps up to central renewed door
and inserted overlight in Tudor-arched surround with wide, stopped chamfer;
Tudor lettering 18 T 34 in moulded panel under floating cornice; 2-light window
above, and 3-light windows in outer bays, have recessed chamfers, stone mullions,
floating cornices; narrow sashes, most with glazing bars removed. Central bay
projects slightly under crow-stepped gable with gable string. Roof gable
copings rest on moulded kneelers; end chimneys with plinths and cornices have
2-centred arches between conjoined flues; similar chimneys on rear wing ridges.
Interior shows moulded stucco ceiling cornices to principal rooms; 6-panel
doors in architraves; re-used 2-panel door to cellar.
The 'T' in the date panel perhaps refers to Bishop Thorpe, a patron of the
Most of the cost was met by the vicar, George Watson.
Source: P. Kilminster Etherley Parish Church St. Cuthbert, 1982.
Listing NGR: NZ1637428419
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