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The Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7545 / 53°45'16"N

Longitude: -2.7015 / 2°42'5"W

OS Eastings: 353842

OS Northings: 428908

OS Grid: SD538289

Mapcode National: GBR T9M.HV

Mapcode Global: WH85M.GWSM

Plus Code: 9C5VQ73X+Q9

Entry Name: The Rectory

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Last Amended: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392124

Location: City Centre, Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Preston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preston St John and St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

Tagged with: Clergy house

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941-1/13/231 (South side)
27/09/79 No.13
The Rectory
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)


House, now rectory. c.1820, altered. Red brick in Flemish
bond, scored stucco to the west side and rear, with sandstone
dressings and slate roof. Double-depth double-fronted plan.
Two storeys over cellar, 3 bays, symmetrical, with stone
plinth, 1st-floor sill-band, plain frieze and moulded cornice
with blocking course. The central doorway, up 2 steps with
nosings, has a doorcase of engaged Tuscan columns with abaci,
plain frieze and moulded cornice with blocking course, plain
jambs with imposts, and a panelled door under an elliptical
fanlight. The windows have raised sills and wedge lintels and
are now all top-hung casements imitating sashes; and there are
2 cellar windows in the plinth, protected by gratings. Roof
with coped gables, now lacking chimneys. Screen wall attached
at left end, with service door and inserted garage doorway.
Rear has 2-storey canted bay. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5384228904

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