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Latitude: 53.335 / 53°20'5"N
Longitude: -1.4618 / 1°27'42"W
OS Eastings: 435939
OS Northings: 382139
OS Grid: SK359821
Mapcode National: GBR LY7W.B7
Mapcode Global: WHDDW.JF4Q
Plus Code: 9C5W8GMQ+X7
Entry Name: Old Rectory
Listing Date: 1 May 1952
Last Amended: 12 December 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246799
English Heritage Legacy ID: 455865
Location: Graves Park, Sheffield, S8
Electoral Ward/Division: Graves Park
Built-Up Area: Sheffield
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Norton St James
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK38SE NORTON CHURCH ROAD, Norton
784-1/10/867 (South East side)
01/05/52 Old Rectory
(Formerly Listed as:
NORTON CHURCH ROAD
St James's Rectory)
Formerly known as: The Rectory MATTHEWS LANE Norton.
Rectory, now house. Early C18, with mid C18 and late C19
additions and alterations. Coursed rubble and squared dressed
stone with ashlar dressings, and steep pitched plain tile roof
with 2 gable and 2 ridge stacks, C19. L-plan.
EXTERIOR: first floor band, coped gables. 2 storeys. 3 bays. 3
window centre under coped pediment with three 18 pane sashes
with stone surrounds and above, in the tympanum, an oval
window with Gothic glazing bars. Central moulded stone
doorcase with keystone and hood and C19 half-glazed door with
overlight. On either side, an 18 pane sash with stone
surround. To right, 2 C19 single windows with transoms and
Right gable has an 18 pane sash and below, a C19 canted bay
window with a 3-light cross mullioned window. In the rear
return angle, a C19 2 storey porch with a 2-light mullioned
window on each floor.
INTERIOR has a C18 dogleg wooden stair, 4 flights, with vase
and stem balusters. Library has fielded wall panels, moulded
cornice and span beams, ceiling panels with rosettes,
Classical wooden fireplace with broken pediment with coat of
arms, and overmantel with portrait bust of Chantrey. 3 fielded
6-panel doors, one of them a dummy. Other main rooms have
moulded cornices and one has huge late C19 Renaissance Revival
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West
Riding: London: 1967-: 480).
Listing NGR: SK3593982139
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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