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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.

Name: THE OLD RECTORY

List entry Number: 1222780

Location

THE OLD RECTORY

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityUpton Magna

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Jul-1971

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 418200

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History

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Details

SJ 51 SE UPTON MAGNA C.P. UPTON MAGNA

4/106 The Old Rectory 02/07/71 - II

Rectory, now house. Circa 1856, by G.E. Street. Red brick with half-hipped plain tile roofs. Irregular plan. One storey and attic and 2 storeys. Chamfered offset, low clasping buttress to south-east corner. 5 integral gable-end, integral lateral and ridge stacks; brick with raked bands and stone coving to caps. Mid- C19 wooden mullioned and transomed windows. South front: wing projecting to left with first-floor cross-window, ground- floor window to left with pointed relieving arch and herringbone brickwork in recessed tympanum, and boarded door to right with elaborate wrought iron strap hinges, chamfered lintel, and bracketed gabled timber porch with pierced segmental-arched canopy; left-hand return front has semi-circular stair- case turret with lancet window; main range set back to right has first- floor 2- and 3-light windows to left with hipped dormer over, and 2 pairs of ground-floor French casements to left with pointed relieving arch and herringbone brickwork in recessed tympanum; low wall and roof-line on wall of house is evidence of probable former lean-to conservatory in angle to left. East front: left-hand projecting wing has wall surface of receding planes; 3-light window in each floor has pointed relieving arch with herringbone brickwork in tympana; small trefoil-headed light pushed up into tympanum of first-floor window; right-hand gable end has projecting 2-storey square bay with 3-light window, herringbone brick panels between floors and gable with planted timbers; small gable to left with 2-light window and half-glazed garden door-beneath (top panels glazed) with chamfered reveals, 4-part leaded overlight, and bracketed lean-to porch. Large hipped dormer to rear; one- storey wing to north and 2-storey-wing to west. Interior not inspected but noted as having boarded internal shutters with strap hinges.



Listing NGR: SJ5541612439

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National Grid Reference: SJ 55416 12439

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