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Latitude: 52.4327 / 52°25'57"N
Longitude: -0.404 / 0°24'14"W
OS Eastings: 508605
OS Northings: 282832
OS Grid: TL086828
Mapcode National: GBR GZX.DP8
Mapcode Global: VHFNX.Y39X
Entry Name: The Old Rectory
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Last Amended: 25 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040205
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232701
Location: Thurning, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Thurning
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Thurning St James the Great
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/03/2013
The Old Rectory
(Formerly listed as Home Farmhouse, Winwick Road (south side))
(Formerly listed as The Rectory)
Farmhouse. Said to be C15 origins, C18 and C19 reconstructed mid C20.
Timber-framed with C20 brick and block infill now all rendered. Thatch roof.
Originally L-shape plan with lobby entry. 2 storeys. Main front is a 4-window
range of C20 p.v.c. casements, probably in original openings. C20 lean-to porch
with concrete tile roof, to right of centre. Gabled roof with hip to right. Rear
wing is similar to main front. Flat roofed infill, between wings, is probably
early and mid Cl9 remodelled C20, C19 six-panelled, part-glazed, door to left.
Interior: entrance hall has early C19 staircase with stick balustrade. Room to
left has C17 fireplace with chamfered stone surround and 4-centred arch head.
Stop-chamfered spine beam. Kitchen and room to far right both have remains of
open fireplaces, one with original bressumer and bread oven. Chamfered spine
beams. Some timber framing is visible in the first floor rooms. Used as the
Rectory from C17 to mid C20. Include for group value.
(VCH: Northamptonshire: Vol.3, p109)
Listing NGR: TL0860582832
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