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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigginton, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7835 / 51°47'0"N

Longitude: -0.6398 / 0°38'23"W

OS Eastings: 493923

OS Northings: 210296

OS Grid: SP939102

Mapcode National: GBR F4W.130

Mapcode Global: VHFRW.VFMN

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355806

Location: Wigginton, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP23

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Wigginton

Built-Up Area: Wigginton

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigginton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

WIGGINTON VICARAGE ROAD
SP 91 SW
(North side)
4/169 The Old Rectory
-
GV II
House. Later C17, early C18 extensions to rear and E end. Timber framed
and brick cased, roughcast, exposed frame at E gable of single storey E
extension but otherwise refaced in brick and flint now painted. Old red
tile roofs. A 2 storeys, 2 windows, 2-cells plan house on roadside
facing S, with twin parallel 2-storeys N new wings and low E extension
set back to allow a small gabled porch at SE in gable wall beside a
large projecting plastered E gable chimney. 2 light flush casement
windows with small panes and segmental arches to ground floor. 2 square
and one cruciform tie rod plates at floor level on front. Large E room
has an axial chamfered beam and large open fireplace with narrower
service room at W. NW rear wing a kitchen with wide gable fireplace.
Stair not in original position. Former wall plate a little above floor
level in rear wall supports heightened studs of rear N wall. Corner
posts, raised wall plates and tie-beams. 2 bays, clasped-purlin roof
strutted from partition tie-beam. At some time roof lathed and plastered
up to apex. Rear wings of brick roughcast but with timber frame N gable
triangles. Formerly called The Old Cottage. (RCHM Typescript).


Listing NGR: SP9392310296

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