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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Ellingham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5539 / 52°33'13"N

Longitude: 0.9559 / 0°57'21"E

OS Eastings: 600487

OS Northings: 299219

OS Grid: TM004992

Mapcode National: GBR SD3.VWM

Mapcode Global: VHKBX.J26J

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 16 July 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248352

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220213

Location: Little Ellingham, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Little Ellingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Ellingham Little St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


5/51 The Old Rectory
16/7/58 (Formerly listed
as The Rectory)

- II

Rectory, now private house. c.1700 rear, extended early C19. Brick with
slate roof. Facade of 2½ storeys in 5 bays. 6-panelled door in second bay
from right behind doorcase of modified Tuscan columnettes supporting broken
pediment. Sash windows to each floor under gauged skewback arches. Attic
storey is addition of c.1830. Eaves cornice with paired modillions. Hipped
roof. 2 storeyed bow to east also c.1830 with 3 sashes each floor retaining
glazing bars under gauged skewback arches. Drawing room has pair of modified
Doric pilasters supporting ceiling beam. Timber carved fireplace surround
with swags. Open cut dog-leg staircase of 2 balusters to each tread. Handrail
scolled at newel. c.l7OO fireplace in kitchen and 2 bridging beams with tongue


Listing NGR: TM0048799219

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