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Old Rectory West House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wycliffe with Thorpe, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5238 / 54°31'25"N

Longitude: -1.8225 / 1°49'21"W

OS Eastings: 411583

OS Northings: 514291

OS Grid: NZ115142

Mapcode National: GBR HJQ4.63

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.ZK9C

Entry Name: Old Rectory West House

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111795

Location: Wycliffe with Thorpe, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Wycliffe with Thorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Wycliffe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


7/204 Old Rectory
West House


House, formerly a wing of the Rectory. Probably early C18. Rubble, largely
river cobbles; right return rendered and colour-washed; stone slate roof.
West elevation 2 storeys on basement, 4 bays; 4-pane casements and 4-pane sash
to ground floor, and four 12-pane sashes above. At far right, a garderobe
projection with small 1st-floor window and exit chute near foot of wall.
Coped left gable with small end stack; roof hip-ended to right. Right return
shows two 4-pane sashes on each floor; garderobe projection on left has
renewed door.

Entrance through garderobe turret is an unusual vernacular feature.

Interior includes 2 rooms on the 1st floor of the Old Rectory building (q.v.).

Listing NGR: NZ1158314292

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

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