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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1022937



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Colerne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 317387

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COLERNE MARKET PLACE ST 8271 (south side) 8/295 The Rectory


Rectory, 1842, stucco with ashlar dressings and low-pitched slate roof, formerly overhanging at eaves on all sides, now cut back save on north front. 2-storeys, 4-window range. Ashlar corniced end wall stacks. Ashlar rusticated quoins, plinth, platband and window dressings. Windows in long raised surrounds with brackets to sills and plain stone frieze over. Ground floor windows have heavy moulded cornices over friezes, projecting from platband. 6-pane sashes. Large gabled ashlar porch with slate eaves roof, corner piers with moulded imposts carrying moulded round arch with heavy keystone. Smaller blank arches to sides and inner archway with 4- panel door and fanlight. 2-gabled rear with recessed centre, left gable now part of Charcoal House (q.v.), centre with C20 lean-to replacing conservatory, right gable with rusticated quoins and fine ashlar projecting centrepiece in the style of H. E. Goodridge. Tripartite ground floor window, floor band and Venetian upper loggia, unmoulded save for arch head and with pierced stone balcony. 12-pane sash set back. Front garden has pierced stone balustrading to right, 3 sections with panelled piers and acroterial caps. 3 stone cornice piers, iron railings and gates to front. Interior: 2 east side rooms have Greek revival plasterwork to ceilings and marble fireplaces.

Listing NGR: ST8203371138

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National Grid Reference: ST 82039 71136


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