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The Old Rectory Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Emberton, Milton Keynes

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Latitude: 52.1373 / 52°8'14"N

Longitude: -0.7069 / 0°42'24"W

OS Eastings: 488596

OS Northings: 249569

OS Grid: SP885495

Mapcode National: GBR CZ0.VH9

Mapcode Global: VHDSN.PJNW

Entry Name: The Old Rectory Cottage

Listing Date: 3 March 1952

Last Amended: 27 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350941

Location: Emberton, Milton Keynes, MK46

County: Milton Keynes

Civil Parish: Emberton

Built-Up Area: Emberton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Emberton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


5/36 No. 7 (The Old Rectory)
and The Old Rectory Cottage
(formerly both listed as
3.3.52 The Rectory) I

- II

House, formerly the Rectory; C18, altered, but incorporating C17
cellar and other walling. Coursed rubblestone, part old tile roof,
part slate. 5 bays and 2 storeys- with dormers. Glazed central door,
pointed arched fanlight with interlacing glazing in architrave doorcase
of Doric pilasters and entablature Box sashes. Band course. Parapet
above string and 2 attic sashes in stone gables, coped and with kneelers.
These are mid C19 additions by the incumbent, Rev. C.G. Hilton. Double
pile house with mid C19 yellow brick stacks to each pair of flanking
stone coped gables on kneelers. Mostly sashes to sides, some casements.
C19 bay window to north and to its east 2 C17 2-light quarter-round
moulded stone mullioned windows to half-basements. Interior: C18 full
height staircase with fluted newel posts, twisted balusters and carved
tread ends. Front ground floor rooms: on left early C19 reeded cornice,
C19 chimney piece. RCHM II. 113 Mon 2

Listing NGR: SP8859649569

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

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