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Priest House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyddington, Rutland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5632 / 52°33'47"N

Longitude: -0.7101 / 0°42'36"W

OS Eastings: 487532

OS Northings: 296935

OS Grid: SP875969

Mapcode National: GBR CSZ.799

Mapcode Global: WHGM6.2T3V

Entry Name: Priest House

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Last Amended: 6 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427736

Location: Lyddington, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Lyddington

Built-Up Area: Lyddington

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Lyddington St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

LYDDINGTON MAIN STREET
SP 8697-9797
(west side)
9/75
10.11.55 No 31 (Priest
House) (formerly
listed as Priest's
House).
GV II

House. Stone tablet inscribed "Caelu PATria christ Via RR 1626." Altered C19
and mid C20. For Richard Rudd, vicar. Coursed rubble with alternate bands of
ironstone and pale limestone, the left gable rebuilt in red brick. Welsh slate
roof, brick chimney to left. 2 storeys, one bay. Ground floor has narrow window
to right and wider window to left, both with ovolo-moulded stone surrounds and
moulded cornices, the right opening formerly a doorway. These openings now
contain C20 barred wooden casements with opening top-lights. 4-light window to
centre of first floor with chamfered stone mullions and C20 glazing. Paired
barred wooden casement inserted C20 to first floor left. Entry to right with
chamfered stone surround and recessed C20 door. Lean-to to right with stone
coping and C20 casement. Said to contain fireplace with 4-centred stone arch.


Listing NGR: SP8753296935

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

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