This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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: 1142336



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

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 22-Dec-1997

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 467700

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.



SY6683 LORTON LANE, Broadwey 873-1/8/434 (North side (off)) 14/06/74 The Old Rectory, with Field Cottage and Orchard Cottage (Formerly Listed as: LORTON LANE, Broadwey The Old Rectory including the service wing to the north)


Rectory, with service wings as separate dwelling units. c1811-1812 (RCHME). Main block in yellow brick, Flemish bond, and low-pitched hipped slate roof; wings in rubble with slate roofs. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement, 3-windowed symmetrical front; 4:12:4-pane tripartite sashes each side of 12-pane, all to segmental brick heads and to a Portland stone sill band. Ground floor has recessed panels under wide elliptical brick arches containing tripartite openings, with 5-pane side-lights and a pair of French doors under a transom light. The basement has shallow tripartite sashes under stone lintels and the stone sill from the ground floor French doors; the windows are in small rectangular areas with railings on Portland stone copings. Central pair of part-glazed doors in Doric pilasters, with a transom, and a wide elliptical radial fanlight, on 1 step and with stone architrave and responds, with a yellow brick flat-roofed porch with an arched front opening, on 3 steps. A Portland stone plinth, including to the porch. The hipped roof has a flat eaves with modillions; stacks to either gable, and to the rear eaves, to the left. The right return has two 12-pane to the sill band above 2 deep 15-pane sashes, and, to the right, within an area with railings as to the front, a shallow tripartite sash. The left return is similar, but with a flight of steps down to the basement with C20 door. The service wings are separated by a very narrow courtyard. To the right (E) is Field Cottage, in 2 storeys and 2 windows, all paired sashes, 9-pane at first floor and 12-pane below, to flat brick heads and brick jambs. The central C20 door, in a small gabled porch is on 3 steps. The gable end has a yellow brick stack, and 1 window. Field Cottage, facing W, has wide 12-pane sashes to first floor, but replacement lights to the ground floor, and a C20 door on 5 concrete steps. INTERIORS not inspected. A handsome villa standing in generous grounds, now partly built over by house developments.

Listing NGR: SY6688083157

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: SY 66880 83157


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1142336 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Aug-2018 at 02:28:24.

End of official listing