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The Old Rectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sheen, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1499 / 53°8'59"N

Longitude: -1.832 / 1°49'55"W

OS Eastings: 411333

OS Northings: 361426

OS Grid: SK113614

Mapcode National: GBR 35P.KNJ

Mapcode Global: WHCDJ.T3T2

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274330

Location: Sheen, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, SK17

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Sheen

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Sheen St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


- The Old Rectory


Former parsonage. Circa 1852 by William Butterfield. Coursed stone,
blue machine tile,half-hipped roof with crested ridge tiles; ridge
stacks. Asymmetric, essentially rectangular plan. Asymmetric high
Gothic entrance frontage of 5 windows,in two parts with 2-storey and
attic service block to left and 1 -storey and attic to right, bridged
by lower polygonal-fronted stair turret and steeply pitched roof,
clasping in return to right single-storey, buttressed, lean-to entrance
porch; massive stacks with battered flue heads, enhancing greater
height of left hand block. Two-light mullioned and labelled casement
windows to left, pent dormer; trefoil-headed lights to stairway and
labelled pairs of pointed-arch windows in square recesses to ground
floor right with small square lights to half storey over porch.
Garden front has projecting two-storey gabled bay corbelled out over
three-sided ground floor bay window; ranges of tall trefoil-headed
lights to ground floor. Interior: pine panelling to dado level in
main rooms;'simple fireplaces and some library shelving remain. Wrought
iron bell pull by entrance.

Listing NGR: SK1133361426

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

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