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THE OLD RECTORY ON EAST OF PARISH CHURCH

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.

Name: THE OLD RECTORY ON EAST OF PARISH CHURCH

List entry Number: 1101927

Location

THE OLD RECTORY ON EAST OF PARISH CHURCH, WARE ROAD

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Widford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jan-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 160047

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History

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Details

TL 4115 WIDFORD WARE ROAD (north side)

5/5 The Old Rectory on E of parish church 24.1.67

GV II

Rectory, now a house. C18 extended to both sides in early C19. Brick colourwashed with grey brick chimneys to newer parts. Hipped slate roofs. An irregular 2 storeys large house facing S with a formal garden front facing N over the Ash Valley. The highest part is a 3 windows, 2 storeys and basement part in the middle of the N front. This and the lower part on the S side of it were probably the extent of the house in the C18. The N part has flat gauged arches and, recessed sash windows with 6/6 panes, and a modillioned cornice. The S part has 2 sash windows under gauged arches, a triple window on the right. The narrower window may be in the position of the original door. In the early C19 a 2 storey W wing was added which is slightly lower than the centre part in the N front but much higher than the S part. This has 2 windows and the entrance on the right. Recessed sash windows under segmental gauged arches with 6/6 panes. Wide eaves overhang with plastered soffit. A flat topped, heavy Tuscan porch with columns, pilasters and full entablature. 6-panel half-glazed door. At the same time a narrower 2 storeys bay was added on the E side set back on each front. 1 window to each storey. All the windows have louvred shutters. A picturesque C18 and C19 rectory. Part of the group around the parish church.

Listing NGR: TL4135315777

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National Grid Reference: TL 41353 15777

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