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Foston Rectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Foston, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0751 / 54°4'30"N

Longitude: -0.9509 / 0°57'3"W

OS Eastings: 468740

OS Northings: 464859

OS Grid: SE687648

Mapcode National: GBR PPS9.XY

Mapcode Global: WHFBL.CTFV

Entry Name: Foston Rectory

Listing Date: 25 January 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329513

Location: Foston, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Foston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Foston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

6/23 Foston Rectory

25.1.54 II*

Rectory. 1813. Designed and built by Sydney Smith (1771-1845). Brick in
Flemish bond, pantile roof. Hallway entry with canted bay to rear right,
and service wing to left. 2 storeys, 3 bays to main range. 2 storeys,
4 bays to service wing. Main range: wide glazed door in wrought iron porch
flanked by sashes with glazing bars. first floor: deep unequal 15-pane sash
flanked by unequal 9-pane sashes. Hipped roof, ridge stacks. Service wing:
two 16-pane sashes with 6-pane fixed window to right. First floor: 16-pane
sashes with 6-pane fixed window to right. Ridge stacks. House of Sydney
Smith, wit, founder editor of the "Edinburgh Review" and parson at Foston
from 1808 to 1829.

Listing NGR: SE6874064859

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