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Latitude: 52.6228 / 52°37'22"N
Longitude: -1.3994 / 1°23'57"W
OS Eastings: 440757
OS Northings: 302951
OS Grid: SK407029
Mapcode National: GBR 7KZ.F20
Mapcode Global: WHDJD.GBVM
Entry Name: The Old Rectory
Listing Date: 29 January 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1361308
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188127
Location: Market Bosworth, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Market Bosworth
Built-Up Area: Market Bosworth
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Market Bosworth St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
The following building shall be added:-
MARKET BOSWORTH RECTORY LANE
SK 40 SW
5/128 The Old Rectory
Rectory. 1849. Red brick with stone dressings. Slate roof with
stone coped gable ends: Brick axial and gable end stacks.
Double depth plan of 2 parallel ranges with central entrance hall
and with service wing to right (west).
2 storeys. 3:3 bay north front. Symmetrical 3-bay main range to
left, the centre in -gabled projection with moulded stone 4-centred
arch doorway with hoodmould and shallow oriel above with 3-light
mullion transom window. Cross-mullion transom windows to left and
right with margin glazing bars. Service wing set back on right,
similarly gabled at centre and with smaller cross mullion transom
windows with glazing bars. Rear garden front (south), centre of
main range recessed slightly at centre with oriel over doorway.
2-storey canted bay window to right, and gabled projection to left
with shallow bay window on ground floor with large 4-light mullion
transom window, and 3-light window above with nowy-headed hood-
mould. Service wing set back slightly to left with 2 mullion
transom windows on ground floor and smaller 2-light sashes on
first floor, all with glazing bars.
Interior: Moulded plaster arch across hall which has large open
well, moulded string staircase at back with twisted balusters and
panelled newels with ogee finials and pendants. Most of the
original joinery survives including panelled doors and there are
some marble chimneypieces. The north east ground floor room has
large safe with iron door built into the wall.
Listing NGR: SK4075702951
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