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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Knowle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6365 / 50°38'11"N

Longitude: -2.0851 / 2°5'6"W

OS Eastings: 394080

OS Northings: 81870

OS Grid: SY940818

Mapcode National: GBR 33M.1NW

Mapcode Global: FRA 67JD.7HK

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 12 November 1959

Last Amended: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108952

Location: Church Knowle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Church Knowle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Church Knowle St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 9481
13/39 The Old Rectory
(Formerly listed as
"The Rectory")
- 12.11.59 II
Detached house. Mainly mid C19 but part may be of earlier origin.
Stone walls, stone slate roofs with coped gables, stone stacks.
Irregular plan. 2 storeys. Entrance front (west) has double-gabled
projection at south end, with angle buttress. 4-centred arched
doorway with hoodmould with carved stops. Part-glazed door. Above
this a triangular canted oriel window withmoulded base and capping.
North of the door, ground floor has a 2-light mullioned and
transomed window with hoodmould. Similar window - without transome,
on first floor. South of the door a projecting chimney stack. North
of the main block a service range of similar construction but simpler
form, with 2 gables, and lower flat-roofed projections. Windows with
unmoulded stone mullions. Garden front has 2 canted bay windows with
mullions and transomes on ground floor and 3 mullioned windows under
gables on first floor.

Listing NGR: SY9408081870

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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