History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadwell (West Oxfordshire) B, Oxfordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7425 / 51°44'32"N

Longitude: -1.6321 / 1°37'55"W

OS Eastings: 425498

OS Northings: 204926

OS Grid: SP254049

Mapcode National: GBR 5TN.N66

Mapcode Global: VHC05.NGJL

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253545

Location: Kencot, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Kencot

Built-Up Area: Broadwell (West Oxfordshire) B

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kencot

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

Find accommodation in
Broadwell

Listing Text


SP2404-2504 KENCOT
8/233 The Old Rectory

GV II
Former rectory, now house. C17 core in south-west corner, extended C18-early C19
and much remodelled 1857 by F.J.H. Francis of London. Coursed rubble limestone
with dressed quoins; stone slate roofs with coped gables and moulded kneelers;
dressed stone chimneys with groups of octagonal shafts. In domestic Tudor style.
2 storeys and attic. South front has 2 C17 bays to left, remodelled gabled cross
wing of later date to right, and taller parallel rear wing. Another wing at
right-angles to rear of left bay. 2-light wooden casements with horizontal
glazing bars, all as remodelled 1857. C17 bays have wooden lintels over left
windows, concrete lintels over right windows, and stone lintels over attic
windows. Attic windows are set in full stone dormers of 1857, with gables.
Ground floor of right bay has C19 half-glazed door set into original opening,
the lower door panels with raised roundels. Chimney to centre of C17 part. Later
cross-wing to right is taller and slightly advanced, and has rectangular bay
window to ground floor, 2 cross windows to first floor, 2-light attic casement,
and cusped triangular tablet in gable. Right side has similar casements, and C19
half-glazed door with arched panels in chamfered stone arch with hoodmould.
Early C19 sashes to rear. Interior of C17 part has fireplace with chamfered
stone jambs and depressed arch, and stop-chamfered spine beam. Included for
group value.


Listing NGR: SP2550004923

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.