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The Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Upton Hellions, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8132 / 50°48'47"N

Longitude: -3.6454 / 3°38'43"W

OS Eastings: 284173

OS Northings: 102801

OS Grid: SS841028

Mapcode National: GBR L9.Y298

Mapcode Global: FRA 367Y.CMM

Entry Name: The Rectory

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447507

Location: Upton Hellions, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Upton Hellions

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Sandford St Swithin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 80 SW UPTON HELLIONS

3/286 The Rectory

II


Rectory, now a house. Early C18, remodelled and enlarged in mid C19. Flemish
bond brickwork including some burnt headers with rear timber-framed service block;
brick stacks; slate roof and crested ridgetiles with fleur de lys finials. Gable-
ended 4-room main block facing south with central staircase plan. Rear service
block behind right (east) end. End stacks, left axial stack and right rear
lateral stack. 2 storeys. Irregular 4-window front. Central C20 front door,
with mid C19 flat-roofed porch on clustered shaft columns, is flanked by tall and
narrow 15-pane sashes, another to right with small window between containing some
Victorian coloured leaded glass, a 16-pane sash at right end. Small 2-light
casement above and remainder are all wide 3-light casements, all with glazing
bars. All windows except ground floor left have segmental brick arches over.
Right end has C19 4-panel door and Tuscan doorcase with pilasters and entablature.
Both gable ends have shaped bargeboards. Timber framed rear block is double
gabled and includes two 2-light windows containing Victorian leaded coloured
glass. Interior mostly result of mid C19 refurbishment.


Listing NGR: SS8417302801

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

Description

SS 80 SW UPTON HELLIONS

3/286 The Rectory

II


Rectory, now a house. Early C18, remodelled and enlarged in mid C19. Flemish
bond brickwork including some burnt headers with rear timber-framed service block;
brick stacks; slate roof and crested ridgetiles with fleur de lys finials. Gable-
ended 4-room main block facing south with central staircase plan. Rear service
block behind right (east) end. End stacks, left axial stack and right rear
lateral stack. 2 storeys. Irregular 4-window front. Central C20 front door,
with mid C19 flat-roofed porch on clustered shaft columns, is flanked by tall and
narrow 15-pane sashes, another to right with small window between containing some
Victorian coloured leaded glass, a 16-pane sash at right end. Small 2-light
casement above and remainder are all wide 3-light casements, all with glazing
bars. All windows except ground floor left have segmental brick arches over.
Right end has C19 4-panel door and Tuscan doorcase with pilasters and entablature.
Both gable ends have shaped bargeboards. Timber framed rear block is double
gabled and includes two 2-light windows containing Victorian leaded coloured
glass. Interior mostly result of mid C19 refurbishment.


Listing NGR: SS8417302801

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