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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5495 / 52°32'58"N

Longitude: -1.2797 / 1°16'46"W

OS Eastings: 448938

OS Northings: 294874

OS Grid: SP489948

Mapcode National: GBR 7M3.19L

Mapcode Global: VHCSY.R5TW

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 23 July 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355258

Location: Stoney Stanton, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Stoney Stanton

Built-Up Area: Stoney Stanton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Broughton Astley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

STONEY STANTON NOCK VERGES
SP 49 SE

3/10000 The Old Rectory

GV II


Rectory. 1841-44. By Henry Goddard (Brandwood and Cherry). Red brick
in Flemish bond; stucco and ashlar dressings; Welsh slate and tile
roofs. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay entrance front in Tudor Revival
style; twin wings to rear. Chamfered plinth. Gabled porch to centre
has recessed, part-glazed door in Tudor-arched surround; hoodmould
with decorative stops; coped gable. Flanking windows are set in
shallow projections with gables: canted, 1-storey bay windows have
sashes of 1:2:1 lights with horizontal glazing bars and corniced
wooden surrounds on brick plinths. Matching fenestration to first
floor windows of 3-lights with projecting sills and bonded surrounds;
blank shield to each gable; shaped ashlar kneelers to stuccoed parapet
with copings. 2-light window over porch has hoodmould with carved
stops. Twin-flue end stacks each with plinth, band and blue-brick top.
Right return: late C19 canted bay with French window; 3-light cast-
iron Gothic window above; similar 6-light window to ground-floor right
in altered opening. Rear wings have ridge stacks as front.
Interior (not fully inspected): paved stair-hall with open-string
staircase having square newel and plain balustrade which sweeps round
without a half-landing. 6-panel doors in broad architraves. Simple
marble fireplace in front -left room has tiled, cast-iron inset. A
stop-chamfered beam in room with 6-light Gothic window is of earlier
origin.
'Men of Property. The Goddards and Six Generations of Architecture',
G.Brandwood and M Cherry.


Listing NGR: SP4893894874

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