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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Harthill, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.3228 / 53°19'22"N

Longitude: -1.2601 / 1°15'36"W

OS Eastings: 449381

OS Northings: 380912

OS Grid: SK493809

Mapcode National: GBR MZM0.ZK

Mapcode Global: WHDDZ.MR40

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 29 July 1966

Last Amended: 15 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335786

Location: Harthill with Woodall, Rotherham, S26

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Harthill with Woodall

Built-Up Area: Harthill

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Harthill All Hallows

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(east side)
4/38 The Old Rectory
29.7.66 (Formerly listed as
The Rectory)


Rectory. Rebuilt c1720 for 2nd Rev John Hewitt (Garbett p.126). Ashlar
sandstone, graduated Westmorland slate roof. 2 storeys with attics, 5 x 2
bays. Plinth, raised quoins. Central doorway with panelled door and overlight
in bolection-moulded surround beneath segmental pediment. Other bays have
unequally-hung 15-pane sashes in raised surrounds. 1st-floor band beneath
5 similar windows, central window having architrave. Eaves cornice and decorative
iron gutter brackets. Hipped roof with 3 wooden roof dormers over central
bays, central dormer has segmental pediment otherwise triangular pediments.
Ashlar stacks to side ridges have diagonally-set chimney pots. Rear: addition
to rear has 32-pane sash to stair window. Right return: C19 canted bay-window
to ground-floor on left; door in addition to rear has old part-glazed door
in ashlar surround beneath stone carved with lion and crown. Left return:
original cross-mullioned casement to 1st floor. Interior: fine early-C18
cantilevered oak staircase with alternate barley-sugar and slender, turned
balusters. At its foot a cupboard with linenfold panelling reused from old
C16 rectory: 5 panels in all, 2 panels high and with carved heads over. 2
plaster roundels with cherubs to stair landing. Curved principal rafters.
Attached dwelling known as Rectory Cottage not of special interest.
H. Garbett, The History of Harthill-with-Woodall, 1950.

Listing NGR: SK4937980917

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