FOSTON RECTORY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1149629
Date first listed:
25-Jan-1954
Statutory Address:
FOSTON RECTORY, THORNTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FOSTON RECTORY, THORNTON ROAD

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Ryedale (District Authority)
Parish:
Foston
National Grid Reference:
SE 68740 64859

Details

SE 66 SE FOSTON THORNTON ROAD (south side, off)

6/23 Foston Rectory

25.1.54 II*

Rectory. 1813. Designed and built by Sydney Smith (1771-1845). Brick in Flemish bond, pantile roof. Hallway entry with canted bay to rear right, and service wing to left. 2 storeys, 3 bays to main range. 2 storeys, 4 bays to service wing. Main range: wide glazed door in wrought iron porch flanked by sashes with glazing bars. first floor: deep unequal 15-pane sash flanked by unequal 9-pane sashes. Hipped roof, ridge stacks. Service wing: two 16-pane sashes with 6-pane fixed window to right. First floor: 16-pane sashes with 6-pane fixed window to right. Ridge stacks. House of Sydney Smith, wit, founder editor of the "Edinburgh Review" and parson at Foston from 1808 to 1829.

Listing NGR: SE6874064859

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
329513
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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