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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Bassett, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4444 / 51°26'39"N

Longitude: -1.9564 / 1°57'22"W

OS Eastings: 403128

OS Northings: 171713

OS Grid: SU031717

Mapcode National: GBR 3V7.B6K

Mapcode Global: VHB3X.1YLL

Plus Code: 9C3WC2VV+QF

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 25 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316283

ID on this website: 101022477

Location: Compton Bassett, Wiltshire, SN11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Compton Bassett

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Compton Bassett St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Clergy house

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The Old Rectory

Former rectory, c1840, rendered with ashlar dressings and imitation stone slate roofs. Various diagonally shafted stacks. Two storeys and attic, Tudor style, with ashlar mullion windows and irregular plan. Coped gables and parapets. South front has advanced two-window section to left with ground floor two-light and three-light mullion-and-transom windows with hoodmoulds, first floor two-light to left, three-light with hoodmould to right and sill course, parapet to left and gable to right with attic single light. West end gable has large first floor oriel and is paired with gable-end of rear range. South front right has four-window range of two-light windows, mullion-and-transom below, the left two bays set in Tudor-arched two-bay loggia. Door in left bay. Upper windows have sill course and, over third window a low gable above parapet has shield with crozier carved. East end stack has Gothic panelled corbelled base. Irregular north front with projecting gable to left, large projecting centre gable, and range to right parallel to front range.

Listing NGR: SU0312871713

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