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Latitude: 52.3447 / 52°20'40"N
Longitude: 1.5005 / 1°30'1"E
OS Eastings: 638524
OS Northings: 277615
OS Grid: TM385776
Mapcode National: GBR XNN.VKX
Mapcode Global: VHM72.YBLD
Entry Name: The Old Rectory
Listing Date: 21 October 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267067
English Heritage Legacy ID: 419782
Location: Halesworth, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP19
Civil Parish: Halesworth
Built-Up Area: Halesworth
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Halesworth St Mary
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
1. RECTORY STREET
1163 The Old Rectory
TM 3877 1/73 21.10.49.
No longer used as such. C16 with C17 and C18 as well as modern modifications.
Timber framed, plastered. Overhanging 1st floor on west side. Some original
windows and leaded lights, transom and mullion. Renewed tiles. 2 storey
and attic, 3 dormers and gable end windows. Mid C19 Tudor type gabled porch
and door. The interior has lost practically all original features. Suckling
mentions John Argall, rector in 1580 as "pre-eminent for learning" and "a
very ingenious actor of plays particularly distinguishing himself when Queen
Elizabeth was there (at Oxford) in 1566". Richard Whately, later Archbishop
of Dublin, was Rector in 1822.
Listing NGR: TM3852477620
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