RECTORY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1052177
Date first listed:
08-Dec-1955
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Nov-1984
Statutory Address:
RECTORY, MAIN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
RECTORY, MAIN STREET

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
Cherwell (District Authority)
Parish:
Wigginton
National Grid Reference:
SP 38956 33318

Details

WIGGINTON MAIN STREET SP3833 (South side) 11/122 Rectory 08/12/55 (Formerly listed as the Rectory and Barn to north-west) GV II Rectory now house. c.1844 by John Pritchard of Oxford. Regular coursed ironstone rubble, C20 tile roof. 4 stone stacks: 2 ridge, 1 end and 1 lateral. L-plan. Tudor revival style. Garden front of 2 parts. Right part: 2 plus 1 storeys, 3 bays. Central French window. Gabled 2-storey bay window to right. Gabled bay to left has 6-light window to ground floor, 3-light window to first floor and 2-light to attic. 4-light window above door. Most windows stone mullioned with transoms, hood moulds, label stops, margin lights and stone relieving arches. Stone copings to gables. Left part: 1 plus 1 storeys. Central lateral stone stack. 4-light window to right; 3-light window to attic, both mullioned and transomed. Rear: Gabled porch has stone copings, shield and 4-centred doorway. The Rectory was built on the site of a glebe farmhouse of which it incorporates a part. Interior not inspected. (V.C.H. : Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p.160; Buildings of England : Oxfordshire, 1974, p.842).

Listing NGR: SP3895633318

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
361484
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Sherwood, J , The Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, (1974), 842
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Oxford, (1969), 160

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 19 May 2003
Reference: IOE01/10520/22
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