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The Old Rectory, Garden Wall and Archway

A Grade II Listed Building in Stalbridge, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.961 / 50°57'39"N

Longitude: -2.3786 / 2°22'43"W

OS Eastings: 373505

OS Northings: 118019

OS Grid: ST735180

Mapcode National: GBR 0WH.RFP

Mapcode Global: FRA 56XK.M5F

Entry Name: The Old Rectory, Garden Wall and Archway

Listing Date: 20 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102343

Location: Stalbridge, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Stalbridge

Built-Up Area: Stalbridge

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stalbridge St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/29 The Old Rectory garden wall
and archway


House, dated 1699. Squared, coursed rubble walls with ashlar quoins and slate
roof. Originally symmetrical double-pile plan with 2 parallel roof ranges.
2 storeys and attic with 5 bay main range. C19 sash windows with no glazing
bars. Central door with C19 porch. Heavy cornice with modillions. Stone
end stacks. Plat band between ground and first floor, 2 bay service wing and
later additions to the left. Internally the staircase is an important feature
(RCHM). Garden wall forms arch over front gate and bears a flat hood with dentils
on scrolled brackets (possibly originally over front door). 'RCHM, Dorset,
Vol III', HMSO, 1970, p250, no. 5. Newman J and Pevsner N "The Buildings of
England: Dorset", Penguin, 1972, p396.

Listing NGR: ST7350518019

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