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The Old Rectory, with Boundary Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Langton Matravers, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6098 / 50°36'35"N

Longitude: -2.0034 / 2°0'12"W

OS Eastings: 399856

OS Northings: 78896

OS Grid: SY998788

Mapcode National: GBR 33X.Q9B

Mapcode Global: FRA 67PG.9BM

Plus Code: 9C2VJX5W+WJ

Entry Name: The Old Rectory, with Boundary Walls

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109038

Location: Langton Matravers, Dorset, BH19

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Langton Matravers

Built-Up Area: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Langton Matravers St George

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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6/27 The Old Rectory (formerly listed
as The Rectory), with boundary
20.11.59 walls


Former rectory, now private house used partly as a residential home.
Original building C17, enlarged to north and east in C19. Original section
has rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, brick end stack. 2 storeys. On
garden front, ground floor has two 3-light and two 2-light stone mullioned
windows with hoodmoulds and sashes. First floor has 4 similar 2-light windows.
Right of this, an early - mid C19 2-storeyed extension, at higher level, with
rubble stone walls, stone slate roof, brick end stacks. This has, on ground
floor, a pair of French doors and one fixed window. First floor has one sash
window with centre glazing bar. Large, later C19, 2-storeyed extension on
north, forms entrance front. Rock-faced ashlar walls and slate roof. 2 stone
stacks rising from eaves. Panelled door and fanlight in segmental pointed
arch, with hoodmould. Ground floor has 3 sash windows with glazing bars under
stone lintols and relieving arches. First floor has 4 sash windows with glazing
bars. C20 single-storey stone extension at left end. Internally, original
section has large fireplace with bread oven, part built up. Rubble stone
boundary walls at front and side, with flat stone coping. RCHM Monument
5 (Dorset Vol II).

Listing NGR: SY9985678896

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