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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornage, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8838 / 52°53'1"N

Longitude: 1.045 / 1°2'42"E

OS Eastings: 604976

OS Northings: 336158

OS Grid: TG049361

Mapcode National: GBR T9P.713

Mapcode Global: WHLR1.0SX2

Plus Code: 9F43V2MW+G2

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 3 June 1985

Last Amended: 20 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224127

Location: Thornage, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR25

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Thornage

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Thornage All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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TG 03 NW
(West side)
3.6.85 The Old Rectory, (formerly
listed as The Rectory)

House, former Rectory. c1800. Brick under shallow pitched slate roof.
Wide eaves with modillions. Double depth. Gable end internal stacks, east
stack renewed, each with 5 chimney pots. 3 storeys. North front to church:
3 irregular spaced windows, recessed sashes with thin glazing bars under
flat arches; ground floor sash to right renewed, blocked opening to left.
Off-centre doorway enclosed by semi-glazed late C20 porch of no architectural
significance. Double leaved 6 panelled door, upper 4 panels glazed.
Rusticated rendered brick surround to semicircular headed doorway and jambs.
Symmetrical south (garden) front in 5 bays; the central 3 bays breaking
forward, the central bay projecting further. Rusticated brick quoins
articulate each bay, only above ground floor to central bay. All windows
under skew back arches with rendered key stones. Ground floor: 5 double
leaved french windows with glazing bars and margin lights. Recessed sashes
with glazing bars to first and second floors. 5 sashes to first floor, on
second floor sashes of 3 x 2 panes in bays 1, 3 and 5. Dummy windows to
bays 2 and 4. Right hand gable to east with 2 storeyed polygonal projection,
having flush sashes with glazing bars, one dummy window. Interior: marble
fireplace with reeded surround to east side.

Listing NGR: TG0497636158

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