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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Freckenham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.318 / 52°19'4"N

Longitude: 0.4431 / 0°26'35"E

OS Eastings: 566615

OS Northings: 271687

OS Grid: TL666716

Mapcode National: GBR N90.QTM

Mapcode Global: VHJG4.MZLX

Plus Code: 9F428C9V+66

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 16 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275764

Location: Freckenham, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP28

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Freckenham

Built-Up Area: Freckenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Freckenham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/23 The Old Rectory
- II

House, formerly rectory. Mid C18 with rear range of late C16 and alterations
of 1830. Double-pile plan. C18 front range of 5 windows: 2 storeys with
attics. Gault brick with string at 1st floor. Plaintiled roofs with flat
lead-roofed casement dormers; end and rear chimneys of gault brick. Sash
windows with segmental heads of gauged brick, and small-pane sashes. 1-storey
C19 entrance porch of gault brick, flat-roofed with parapets. 2-panelled
entrance door with oblong fanlight having patterned glazing bars. The rear
range has a good timber-framed core of late C16, in the parlour are ovolo-
moulded 1st floor beams and other exposed framing; wind-braced clasped-purlin n
roof. The rear elevation is encased with gault brick and has good enrichment
of 1830 in the Gothick style; vigorously carved bargeboards and windows with
hood-mouldsand small-pane casements (the upper lights arched), 1-storey rear
entrance porch with hood-moulded and drop-traceried doorway; in the gable is a
diamond plaque containing the insignia of the Incumbent and the date 1830.

Listing NGR: TL6661571687

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

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