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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Fifehead Magdalen, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9928 / 50°59'34"N

Longitude: -2.3142 / 2°18'51"W

OS Eastings: 378045

OS Northings: 121534

OS Grid: ST780215

Mapcode National: GBR 0W6.PQH

Mapcode Global: FRA 661H.884

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Last Amended: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110462

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102654

Location: Fifehead Magdalen, North Dorset, Dorset, SP8

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Fifehead Magdalen

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Fifehead Magdalen St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


2/23 The Old Rectory
4.10.60 (Formerly listed
as The Vicarage)


House, C17 or earlier origin, though much altered and extended Cl8.
Coursed rubble walls with rendered front. Gable-ended thatched
roof with end brick stacks. Plain quoins and first floor string
course. 2 storeys, main facade of 6 bays. Upper floor has 2-light
stone windows with architraves. Ground floor has variety of windows,
some with glazing bars and some with leaded-lights. Rear wing has
some leaded-light windows. Internal features (RCHM): Chamfered and
stop-chamfered beams.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 20/1, no 6.

Listing NGR: ST7804521534

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