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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Downham, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.4342 / 52°26'2"N

Longitude: 0.2433 / 0°14'35"E

OS Eastings: 552602

OS Northings: 284164

OS Grid: TL526841

Mapcode National: GBR M62.8BW

Mapcode Global: VHHJ6.52HT

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 5 February 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49465

Location: Downham, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB6

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Downham

Built-Up Area: Little Downham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Downham

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(North Side)

4/12 The Old Rectory


House, formerly the Rectory. Dated TW 1790 on stone plaque in west wall;
built for Thomas Waddington, Rector 1787-1805. Yellow gault brick, plain
tile roofs. Two storeys and attics; double pile plan with five 'bay'
symmetrical facade. Parapet gables with side stacks and sawtooth brick eaves
cornice. Main entrance with six-panelled door and round headed fanlight,
wooden doorcase with panelled reveals and dentil enriched pediment. Four
slightly recessed twelve-paned hung sash windows in cambered brick arches,
five similar first floor windows. Three C20 dormer windows.

V.C.H. p92

Listing NGR: TL5260284164

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

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