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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Barningham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.4885 / 54°29'18"N

Longitude: -1.8703 / 1°52'13"W

OS Eastings: 408496

OS Northings: 510361

OS Grid: NZ084103

Mapcode National: GBR HJCJ.WR

Mapcode Global: WHC5Y.7FMW

Plus Code: 9C6WF4QH+CV

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 22 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111620

ID on this website: 101160065

Location: Barningham, County Durham, DL11

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barningham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barningham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Tagged with: Clergy house

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(North side)

15/31 The Old Rectory



Rectory, early C19. Pebbledashed rubble with tooled ashlar plinth and tooled-
and-margined dressings; Welsh slate roof. South elevation 2 storeys, 5
windows irregular, all 12-pane sashes with slightly-projecting sills. Hipped
roof with small stepped-and-banded stack on right slope. 4-bay left return
shows similar fenestration (except in blind right bay) and right-of-centre
flush-panelled double doors in raised stone surround; 2 stepped-and-banded
lateral stacks. Right return similar but without doorway. Rear elevation
shows 20-pane sash stair window.

Interior: Entrance lobby has old half-glazed door with plain overlight;
other doors of 6 panels, in moulded doorcases with paterae; panelled shutters.
Dining room. has cornice with egg-and-dart and foliage, and ceiling rose.
Moulded cornices in sitting room and library. Central hall has panelled arch
on paired consoles, cornice with paterae at corners and open-well stair with
stick balusters, moulded handrail and curtail step. Moulded elliptical arch
on stairhead. Bedrooms have contemporary fireplaces with old ironwork.

The rectory may be coeval with the 1816 rebuilding of the parish church.

The attached servants' wing to the north-west is now Glebe Farmhouse (q.v.).
Pent single-storeyed extension on north-east is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0849610361

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