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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: 1346861



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


District: North Lincolnshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Gunness

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 165796

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3/39 The Old Rectory -


Rectory, now house. 1864-6, with minor alterations of 1885-6, by the diocesan architect, James Fowler of Louth. Rock-faced limestone with ashlar dressings, plain tiled roof with lead copings and wrought iron finials. Gothic Revival style. 3 rooms wide by 2 rooms deep with rear services extension. 2 storeys, irregular fenestration. Balanced asymmetrical front: central full height bay containing entrance and stairs projects under a hipped roof, with another projecting bay to the right. Chamfered plinth, flush ashlar quoins, moulded string course. Plank door with decorative strap hinges in ashlar surround with flanking colonnettes and moulded lintel with small casements to left and right, the latter with leaded lights. To the right a 3-light window divided by colonnettes with foliated capitals. First floor has a large cross mullion and transom stair window and a narrow sash in the central bay, a smaller cross window on the left and a 3-light window divided by square foliated mullions on the right. Pointed relieving arches to openings in the central bay. llodi,,lli,on eaves cornice. Hipped roof with projections, crested ridge tiles and decorative finials. Axial chimneys have tumbled-in bases, octagonal shafts with carved roundels, cornices and tapered octagonal pots. Right return has ground floor bay with foliated jambs and a mullionqd oriel. Interior: main oak staircase with fret balustrade and carved Gothic details, and other original features.

Listing NGR: SE8431211098

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National Grid Reference: SE 84312 11098


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