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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Eriswell, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3921 / 52°23'31"N

Longitude: 0.5283 / 0°31'41"E

OS Eastings: 572137

OS Northings: 280125

OS Grid: TL721801

Mapcode National: GBR P9P.2D3

Mapcode Global: VHJG0.34NK

Plus Code: 9F429GRH+R8

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275829

Location: Eriswell, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP27

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Eriswell

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Eriswel St Laurence and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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3/20 The Old Rectory

- II
3 houses, formerly rectory. C16 with major alterations of several periods
including remodelling c.1900. Hall range to right with original cross-wing;
later extensions to left. Timber framed with much encasing and under-building
in rendered masonry. The cross-wing has a jettied upper floor with exposed
joist ends on carved brackets, and false half-timbering of c.1900. Plaintiled
roof with bands of fishscale tiles and crested ridge tiles, prominent C19
dormers with false half-timbered gables and moulded wooden finials. Paired
C19 mullioned and transomed windows. A slate-roofed splayed bay to right.
C20 half-glazed entrance doors. A moulded 1st floor beam and other framing is
exposed in the cross-wing, which was extended rearwards by 2 bays in late C16
or early C17. A small staircase wing to rear has a good late C17 staircase
with moulded handrails, newels with acorn finials and turned balusters. The
extensions to left are mainly of late C19, with possible earlier core.

Listing NGR: TL7213780125

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