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The Old Rectory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Milton Abbas, Blandford Forum, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8146 / 50°48'52"N

Longitude: -2.2805 / 2°16'49"W

OS Eastings: 380335

OS Northings: 101708

OS Grid: ST803017

Mapcode National: GBR 0YD.S9F

Mapcode Global: FRA 663Y.9C9

Plus Code: 9C2VRP79+RR

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Last Amended: 10 October 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103506

Location: Milton Abbas, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Milton Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Milton Abbas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 8001

MILTON ABBAS (North-west side)
The Old Rectory

(Formerly listed as The Vicarage)


House, former vicarage. c1780, probably by Sir William Chambers. Plastered walls, hipped stone slate roof, brick stacks in centre of roof. Double-pile plan, with lead flat in centre of roof. Two storeys and attic. Central flush panel door flanked by sidelights with glazing bars. Above this a lunette window with glazing bars - all this slightly recessed. On each side of this central feature, ground and first floors each have two sashes with glazing bars. Attic has three hipped dormers with casements with centre glazing bar. At right end, a lean-to outbuilding, of flint, with slate roof. Behind this a single-storey outbuilding range with one ledged door and pair of garage doors.

Interior rather plain. Cut string stair with blocked spandrels, plain balusters and wreathed handrail. Some raised panel doors.

RCHM Monument 9. (Dorset.Vol.III)

Listing NGR: ST8033501708

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

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