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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sydling St Nicholas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7929 / 50°47'34"N

Longitude: -2.524 / 2°31'26"W

OS Eastings: 363163

OS Northings: 99386

OS Grid: SY631993

Mapcode National: GBR MT.ZBCZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56LZ.Y8R

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119395

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105506

Location: Sydling St. Nicholas, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Sydling St. Nicholas

Built-Up Area: Sydling St Nicholas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sydling St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


12/180 No. 1 (The Old Vicarage)

Attached former Vicarage, now private house. Dated 1640 R.T. V
(for Ralph Taylor, Vicar) on panel over west doorway. Restored
in 1778. Rubble-stone knapped flint and chalk-block walls. Slate
roofs with end gables, and 2 front (east) gables with C19
ornamental barge-boards. Stacks at left hand eaves and right hand
gable. 2½ storeys. 5 windows, irregular fenestration, hollow-
chamfered stone mullions with separate labels over, single light
stone-framed windows in gables with wood and iron casements with
lead lights. Sashes at right hand end, with glazing-bars.
Between the 2 front gables is C20 infill to bring the front
flush. Door at left ground is C20 with top half glazed. South
gable end has present front door, 4-panelled, C19. Wooden
trelliswork porch. Rear (west) wall has 4 2-light stone mullion
windows, unusually wide openings, each filled by a wooden case-
ment with glazing-bars. Central doorway with rendered jambs,
and multi-panel glass door.

(RCHMS Dorset I, p233(5))

Listing NGR: SY6316399386

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