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Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Elsing, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7133 / 52°42'47"N

Longitude: 1.0367 / 1°2'12"E

OS Eastings: 605216

OS Northings: 317176

OS Grid: TG052171

Mapcode National: GBR TCL.YQJ

Mapcode Global: WHLRZ.W2T7

Entry Name: Old Rectory

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Last Amended: 5 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220728

Location: Elsing, Breckland, Norfolk, NR20

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Elsing

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Elsing St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south-west side)

4/22 Old Rectory (formerly
4.12.51 listed as Rectory)

- II

Former rectory. C17 and later. Timber frame replaced with brick to front
and rendered to rear. Original brick returned gable-end now mainly obscured
by side addition. Pantile roofs.2 storeys with attic.6 bays of C19 chamfered mullion
casements beneath shallow pointed arches. Raised and fielded panelled front
door with modern brick porch. Original strips of C17 brickwork to front
and rear with header diaper patterns. 2 3-light and one 2-light C18 dormers
with segmental roofs, leaded glazing and metal casements. One gable-end
stack (originally) and one off-centre axial stack. Later additions to sides
and rear. Ogee and nicked chamfer stops to one spinal bridging joist. Wind-
ing stair, probably original, beside-axial stack. 2 fine C17 fireplaces
with 4-centred arches of stuccoed brick.

Listing NGR: TG0521617176

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