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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: 1114048



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


District: Central Bedfordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Marston Moretaine

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Oct-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Feb-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 38351

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MARSTON MORETAINE THE GREEN SP 94 SE SP 9841 3/54 The Old Rectory (formerly 22.10.52 listed as tne Rectory) - II

House, formerly a rectory. C18, reworking an earlier structure, substantially extended C19 (plaque: "Rebuilt AD 1884 J.S. Wood DD, Rector"). Variety of red brick, that to C18 chequered with vitrified headers. Earliest structure may contain timber framing, since its SE gable is rendered with substantial clunch plinth. Clay tile roofs. Complex plan. Oldest part to NE, the C18 part adjoins to SW and the C19 addition encloses this on SW and NW sides to form overall rectangular plan. C18 part of 2 storeys and attics, other parts 2- storeyed. Variety of windows, mostly sashes with glazing bars. This part has blocked central doorway to NE elevation. C18 part has C20 2 storeyed canted bay to SE elevation. To R of this the doorway contains 6 fielded-panel door surmounted by rectangular fanlight with ornamental glazing bars. Simply moulded surround with flat hood. Interior: staircase retains turned balusters. Kitchen fireplace in C19 part has 3 curious moulded heads, possibly reset from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SP9946941201

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National Grid Reference: SP 99469 41201


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