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The Old Rectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ponteland, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0504 / 55°3'1"N

Longitude: -1.7427 / 1°44'33"W

OS Eastings: 416539

OS Northings: 572906

OS Grid: NZ165729

Mapcode National: GBR JB81.JC

Mapcode Global: WHC39.6BF4

Plus Code: 9C7W3724+5W

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238812

Location: Ponteland, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ponteland

Built-Up Area: Ponteland

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ponteland St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Clergy house

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|this List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/04/2016.

NZ 1672

1, North Road

The Old Rectory

(Formerly Listed as: The Old Rectory, MAIN STREET)

II *


Former Rectory, now private house. Early C18, heightened in the late C18.
For Merton College who were the lay rectors of Ponteland. Brick in English
Garden Wall Bond with stone plinth. Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys plus attics.
7 bays, the left 2 bays added almost immediately after the rest.

2-leaf, 6 panel door with overlight and semicircular hood, in 5th bay. 12-pane
sashes in shallow reveals with flat arches. lst floor brick band. Gabled roof
with flat coping, right end stack and 3 segment-headed dormer windows.

2-storey lean-to to rear has irregular openings with 12-pane sashes, Yorkshire
sashes and 16-pane sashes.

Interior has late C18 stair with stick balusters. 2 early C18 panelled rooms
(one in added 2-bay left section). Both have 2-panelled doors and wood cornices.
One has fireplace with bolection-moulded surround and round-headed niche with
shaped shelves.

Listing NGR: NZ1654272907

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