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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Burleston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7477 / 50°44'51"N

Longitude: -2.3179 / 2°19'4"W

OS Eastings: 377666

OS Northings: 94280

OS Grid: SY776942

Mapcode National: GBR 0Z9.2SC

Mapcode Global: FRA 6713.DSS

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106197

Location: Burleston, Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Burleston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Puddletown with Athelhampton and Burleston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


SY 79 SE

9/9 The Old Rectory

Former rectory, now private house. Early C18 north wing and a later C18
main south range at right angles. North range has rendered walls, slate
roof and tall C18 brickstack rebuilt. 2 storeys and attic. 3 windows, wood
casements with glazing bars. French window, C20 metal towards north end.
C19 plank door on north end wall. South range has rendered brick walls and
a plat band. Brick eaves-cornice. Clay tile roof, hipped. No stack on
south ridge, stack on rear wall, eaves. Two storeys and attics. 3 windows,
sashes with glazing bars, wood frames, stone cills. Attic has a 3-light
wood casement with glazing bars. Front door at centre, flush-panelled with
3 upper lights. C18 Gothic clustered side-pilasters and an entablature with
cusped arcading. Interior: north range at north end has an open fireplace
with brick jambs and chamfered wood lintel. Bread oven in right hand side.
South range, the front staircase has latticed banisters and a moulded
handrail. (RCHM Dorset III p54(2))

Listing NGR: SY7766694280

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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