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Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1808 / 54°10'50"N

Longitude: -2.6139 / 2°36'49"W

OS Eastings: 360031

OS Northings: 476290

OS Grid: SD600762

Mapcode National: GBR BN53.W1

Mapcode Global: WH94V.T5HR

Entry Name: Old Rectory

Listing Date: 4 October 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182521

Location: Whittington, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Whittington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

WHITTINGTON CHURCH STREET (south side)
SD 67 NW
2/221 Old Rectory
4-10-1967
II

House, formerly rectory, 1728. Rendered with sandstone dressings and stone
slate roof. A symmetrical composition of 3 storeys and 5 bays, with
chamfered quoins. Boxed sash windows have glazing bars and plain reveals.
The door has a surround of chamfered rustication, with round head
and moulded imposts. Above is a plaque carved with a shield of arms and
inscribed: 'George Hornby Clerk A.M. Rector of Whittington erected this
House 1728.' The north wall of the rear wing, which appears to be of the
same build, has a door of 15 raised and fielded panels under an iron
trellis porch. Inside, there is a dog-leg stair with closed string,
moulded handrail, and turned balusters.


Listing NGR: SD6003176290

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