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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4717 / 51°28'18"N

Longitude: -2.1321 / 2°7'55"W

OS Eastings: 390917

OS Northings: 174760

OS Grid: ST909747

Mapcode National: GBR 1QZ.MRK

Mapcode Global: VH96C.085M

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 11 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315970

Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Chippenham

Built-Up Area: Chippenham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Hardenhuish

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


10/157 The Old Rectory



Former rectory, c1830, ashlar with low-pitched slate eaves roofs
and ashlar ridge stack. Two storeys with 2-window front of 12-pane
sashes. Raised ashlar angle strips, plinth and eaves band. Two-
window east end with blank window to first floor left and door with
hood on consoles to ground floor right. One-window north end
addition, the south front set back from main front, with similar
angle piers, plinth and eaves band. Rear wing, originally 1-
window, extended to 2-window. The Rev R. Kilvert became Rector of
Hardenhuish 1835 and the diarist Francis Kilvert was born here
1840, the family moved, in 1855.
(W. Plomer ed Kilvert's Diaries 1969 3 149, 241, 333)

Listing NGR: ST9091774759

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