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The Rectory (60 Metres to West of Church)

A Grade II Listed Building in High Cross, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8497 / 51°50'58"N

Longitude: -0.0204 / 0°1'13"W

OS Eastings: 536448

OS Northings: 218642

OS Grid: TL364186

Mapcode National: GBR KB1.TYL

Mapcode Global: VHGP9.LRKW

Entry Name: The Rectory (60 Metres to West of Church)

Listing Date: 23 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161144

Location: Thundridge, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Thundridge

Built-Up Area: High Cross

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: High Cross St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

High Cross
(north side)

9/15 The Rectory
(60m to W of church)


Vicarage, now a house. Circa 1846 probably by Anthony Salvin
(1799-1881), later rear extension. Built for Dame Louisa Giles
Puller of Youngsbury, with church and school in the new
ecclesiastical district formed in 1845. Red brick and red tile
roof hipped at E. 2 storeys, 3 windows house facing S with
gabled wing on left and entrance on W. Red brick-work in English
bond with black diaper patterns. Chamfered plinth, floor band,
and bargeboards with pendants. 2-light casement upper windows
with flat gauged arches and chamfered cornices. Similar heads to
tall lower openings with windows each side of French doors, all
with decorative patterns of glazing bars in squares and octagons
in mullioned and transomed 3-light windows. Projecting chimneys
at each end and at rear all with tall separate square shafts
joined at the tops. Stone chamfered Tudor arched doorway on W
with triple sunk panels over and narrow stone window to left. 2
storeys brickand tile rear extension not of special interest.
Included for group value. (Pevsner (1977) 195)

Listing NGR: TL3644818642

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