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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Winterborne Zelston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7791 / 50°46'44"N

Longitude: -2.146 / 2°8'45"W

OS Eastings: 389804

OS Northings: 97731

OS Grid: SY898977

Mapcode National: GBR 20G.483

Mapcode Global: FRA 67D1.1SC

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 10 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103614

Location: Winterborne Zelston, Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Winterborne Zelston

Built-Up Area: Winterborne Zelston

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Winterbourne Zelstone with Tomson and Anderson St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


16/198 The Old Rectory


Detached house - former rectory. Mainly C17 but may incorporate earlier
work. Re-roofed and refaced in C19. Mainly plastered walls; slate roof,
hipped at left end; brick stack left of centre. In 2 parts. Left section
of 2 storeys, has panelled door in C20 trellised porch. Ground floor has
pair of French doors, and 4 casement windows with horizontal glazing bars.
4 similar windows on first floor. Right section, of one storey and attic,
has steeper pitched slate roof. Slated lean-to at right end. Glazed door.
Ground floor has 3 casement windows with horizontal glazing bars. Attic
has 2 gabled dormers with casements. Left gable wall buttressed. Rear wall
part brick, part plastered cob, has angled squint on ground floor. Traces
of blocked opening at intermediate level.

Internally, left of ground floor room has deep chamfered and stopped ceiling
beams, on stone corbels. Stone fireplace with flat lintel and moulded
surround. Main stairs, C17, with closed string and heavy turned balusters,
extends into loft. Timber-framed partition in former cross-passage. Centre
room has deep chamfered ceiling beams and large open fireplace with timber
lintel. C18 raised panel doors and dado. Stairs at right end have shaped
splat balusters at upper landing - C17. Left first floor room has deep
chamfered ceiling beams. Included for interior features. (RCHM Monument 2.
Dorset, Vol.III.)

Listing NGR: SY8980497731

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