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Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Ormside, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5506 / 54°33'2"N

Longitude: -2.4602 / 2°27'36"W

OS Eastings: 370332

OS Northings: 517353

OS Grid: NY703173

Mapcode National: GBR CH8T.5J

Mapcode Global: WH930.5WRB

Plus Code: 9C6VHG2Q+6W

Entry Name: Old Rectory

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73269

Location: Ormside, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Ormside

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ormside St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Clergy house

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Large house, early C19 with later alterations. Deep plinth of roughly dressed,
squared and snecked rubble carries rendered walls. Welsh slate roof with
coursed stone end chimneys and 2 late C19 gabled dormers to rear. 2-storey,
3-bay symmetrical front has steps up to central panelled door with rectangular
fanlight; single sash to either side and 3 to 1st floor (all 16-pane in stone
surrounds). 4 bay rear has bridge across to late C19 door and porch (inserted
in original window opening) which replaced entry through cellar; ramp leads down
to external walkway which runs around the house below ground level. Internally,
stair of oval plan has a spiral curtail with large turned central balluster;
square balusters and cut string with carved tread-ends. All original panelled
doors survive throughout and their surrounds have a continuous roll-moulding
terminating in small gothic bases. Some original fireplaces survive and the
ground floor rooms have large section, roll-moulded, cornices.

Listing NGR: NY7033217353

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