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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurlestone, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2723 / 50°16'20"N

Longitude: -3.8592 / 3°51'33"W

OS Eastings: 267603

OS Northings: 43028

OS Grid: SX676430

Mapcode National: GBR QB.LBCW

Mapcode Global: FRA 28T9.SCR

Plus Code: 9C2R74CR+W8

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100862

Location: Thurlestone, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Thurlestone

Built-Up Area: Thurlestone

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Thurlestone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Clergy house

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3 houses formerly the rectory. Mid C19, altered and extended in C20. Roughly
coursed sandstone rubble walls. Gable ended slate roof. 2 axial rubble stacks
and one front lateral rubble stack with octagonal brick shafts. Rendered probably rubble lateral stack at side of front wing.
Plan: complex irregular plan subdivided in C20 into 3 houses. Kitchen and
service rooms at left end, next was the dining room with a wing in front of it, a
stairhall to the right and drawing room at the right-hand end. This was extended
at the rear in the C20. A substantial C20 addition was also built in front of the left-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys with attic. Irregular front, the left-hand end of which has
a large 2-storey flat-roofed addition in front of it. Gabled wing projects at
centre with a tall arched stair window to its right beyond which is a gabled porch with chamfered 4-centred arched doorway and plank door behind. All windows to original front are circa mid C20 metal-framed casements. Right-hand end wall has a bay window on the ground floor. Behind this end of the house is a brick C20 addition with the original rear wing beyond it.
Interior: much altered and only central part accessible which retains a
decorative ceiling band in its principal room.

Listing NGR: SX6760343028

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