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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Booton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.757 / 52°45'25"N

Longitude: 1.1437 / 1°8'37"E

OS Eastings: 612229

OS Northings: 322344

OS Grid: TG122223

Mapcode National: GBR TCC.1ZF

Mapcode Global: WHLRN.JYTS

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 22 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169041

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219916

Location: Booton, Broadland, Norfolk, NR10

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Booton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Cawston St Agnes

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south side)
The Old Rectory.


Rectory, now a private house. Designed by Thomas Allom for the Reverend
Whitwell Elwin c.1860 in the Jacobean style. Red brick with limestone
dressings, steeply-pitched plain-tiled roofs with crested ridges. Two storeys
and attics. Two and three-light mullion and transom windows set in chamfered
stone surrounds. Plain stone string course at first floor level. Canted
bay window on east side with pierced stone balustrade. Shaped gables with
stone kneelers, coping and ball finials. Stone modillion eaves course.
Chimney stacks with double and triple shafts with moulded caps and bases.
Semi-circular headed attic windows in gables with keystones and imposts.
Entrance loggia between cross-wings on north side with three three-centred
arches with keystones and pierced stonework balustrade. One-storey service
wing to west with parapetted gable and moulded brick chimney stack. Good
stained glass roundels in some ground floor windows at south-east corner.

Listing NGR: TG1222922344

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