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Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Dunham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6827 / 52°40'57"N

Longitude: 0.7557 / 0°45'20"E

OS Eastings: 586373

OS Northings: 313009

OS Grid: TF863130

Mapcode National: GBR R8Y.ZTY

Mapcode Global: WHKQQ.LT2R

Entry Name: Old Rectory

Listing Date: 13 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220441

Location: Little Dunham, Breckland, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Little Dunham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Dunham Little St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/40 Old Rectory


Former rectory. Some Cl7 brickwork heightened and enlarged in 1731 accord-
ing to datestone on rear wall. Cross wing and stair block added in 1783
(Glebe terrier). Brick with black pantiled roofs. 2 storeys with attic.
Main block of 4 bays of sash windows with glazing bars (2 C20 replicas)
beneath skewback arches. 2-leaf partly glazed front door. Doorcase with
semicircular fanlight and pilasters with an overlapping architrave. Cross-
wing facade of 3 bays with C20 central French windows flanked by sashes
with glazing bars beneath rendered skewback arches. Victorian sash windows
with vertical glazing bars above beneath skewback arches. Staircase out-
shut to rear with large semicircular headed window with glazing bars.
Dentilated cornices throughout and hipped roof to crosswing. Fine stair-
case with swept mahogany handrail, turned balusters and shaped tread ends.
Group value with church.

Listing NGR: TF8637313009

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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