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The Old Rectory and Attached Wall, Outbuildings and Coach House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kislingbury, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2311 / 52°13'51"N

Longitude: -0.9796 / 0°58'46"W

OS Eastings: 469785

OS Northings: 259702

OS Grid: SP697597

Mapcode National: GBR 9V0.54X

Mapcode Global: VHDS3.Y5ZZ

Entry Name: The Old Rectory and Attached Wall, Outbuildings and Coach House

Listing Date: 3 May 1968

Last Amended: 4 December 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234720

Location: Kislingbury, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Kislingbury

Built-Up Area: Kislingbury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Kislingbury St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

kISLINGBURY HIGH STREET
SP65NE (West side)
4/91 The Old Rectory and attached
03/05/68 wall, outbuildings and
coach-house
(Formerly listed as The
Rectory with garden walls and
gates to S)

GV II*


House, formerly rectory. c.1710-20, possibly by Francis Smith. Ironstone ashlar,
C20 hipped plain-tile roof, brick internal stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys
and attic; 5-window range. Principal front faces garden and has part-glazed
door, in moulded stone surround with keyblock and swans neck pediment,
approached by 3 curved stone steps. 12-pane sash windows to ground and first
floors with moulded stone sills and surrounds with keyblocks. Chamfered plinth,
raised quoins, moulded storey band, moulded stone eaves cornice and 3 roof
dormers. High attached stone wall to left with moulded stone coping conceals
attached outbuilding and small service court. 3-window right side elevation has
early C19 bay window and sash windows similar to those to front. Cross windows
to rear and 1-light windows to ground and first floors with transoms flanking
large early C19 leaded round-arched window lighting staircase. Small cobbled
service Yard is surrounded by outbuildings with lean-to roofs and small
coach-house with double-leaf doors, segmental arched doorway with keyblock and
stone-coped gables with kneelers. Interior: stone-paved floors to front hall and
staircase hall. Open-well staircase with barley-sugar twist balusters, fluted
Doric column newels, ramped handrail, carved tread ends and dado. Drawing room
and study have fielded panelling. Drawing room has bolection-moulded fireplace
surround and fitted cupboard with round-arched head. Stone cellar.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, 1973, p.284).


Listing NGR: SP6978559702

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