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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyddial, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9657 / 51°57'56"N

Longitude: -0.0033 / 0°0'12"W

OS Eastings: 537270

OS Northings: 231577

OS Grid: TL372315

Mapcode National: GBR K8Q.L0S

Mapcode Global: VHGNQ.WVLF

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160370

Location: Wyddial, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Wyddial

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hormead with Wyddial

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(North side)

10/149 The Old Rectory


Rectory, now a house. Before 1840, probably for Rev. Charles Maxwell
rector 1836-89, rear extension late C19 but before 1895. White brick
with frilly white bargeboards and steep red tile roofs banded with
scalloped tiles. A symmetrical 2-storeys Gothick rectory facing E
with regular rear extension. Front has twin bargeboarded gables with
narrow recessed centre and projecting bargeboarded gabled single-storey
porch. Square-headed chamfered windows with tall margin-light recessed
wooden casements, transomed on Gd floor, with moulded stucco labels.
Framed and battened front door under pointed fanlight with tracery, in
open porch with chamfered Tudor arched entrance and small side windows.
Matching bargeboarded gable on S side but plain gable and simple
rectangular beaded casements on N side. S face of rear extension has a
large projecting bay, square on Gd floor but changing to octagonal with
pyramidial roof above. Tall chimneys with paired octagonal shafts

Listing NGR: TL3727031577

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