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The Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Boltons, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7547 / 54°45'17"N

Longitude: -3.1985 / 3°11'54"W

OS Eastings: 322963

OS Northings: 540636

OS Grid: NY229406

Mapcode National: GBR 6F3G.BB

Mapcode Global: WH6ZD.VR29

Entry Name: The Rectory

Listing Date: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72333

Location: Boltons, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Boltons

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Binsey Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 24 SW BOLTONS Boltongate

6/24 The Rectory


Rectory, now private house. Probably early C15 with early C17 and 1889
extensions. Cement rendered walls, with red sandstone string course and raised
quoins, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and
kneelers; rendered chimney stacks. Low 2-storey, single-bay fortified vicarage
to left; high C19 projecting 2-storey, 2-bay extension in centre with lower
2-storey, 3-bay C17 range to right. Fortified vicarage has extremely thick
walls. End doorway has rendered-over shouldered arch. Small ground floor slit
vent and upper floor sash window to rear. Centre portion has top-glazed
panelled door and sash windows under hoodmoulds. Right portion has C20 door and
similar windows. Upper-floor central window is smaller and is probably
original. Interior: old part has barrel-vaulted lover chamber with blocked
newel stair. Upper floor room has inside walls showing original steeply-pitched
roof line. Central portion is wholly C19. Interior of right portion has
Tudor-arched doorway from probable cross-passage. Inglenook with stone hood and
heck partition. Garage adjoining to right is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY2296340636

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