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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: 1356930

Location

THE OLD RECTORY, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityLamport

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jul-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 360328

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History

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Details

LAMPORT HIGH STREET SP77SE (North side) 10/75 The Old Rectory 02/11/54 (Formerly listed as The Rectory)

GV II*

Rectory now house. c.1727-30. By Francis Smith for Dr. Euseby Isham. Lias ashlar with limestone dressings and slate roof. Double depth plan. 2 storeys with attic. West elevation of 5-window range. Central 6-panelled door has moulded stone and eared architraves with pediment over. Sash windows with glazing bars have moulded stone and eared architraves. Rusticated quoins, ashlar cornice with parapet above. Hipped roof with 3 flat topped dormers and rendered stacks at ridge. North and south elevations similar of 3-window ranges. Central door with pediment over to north elevation. Interior: Fine C18 staircase with 3 turned balusters to each tread and carved tread ends. Fielded panelled rooms to ground and first floor and C18 and C19 marble fireplaces. Panelling in the Drawing Room is now covered. C18 back staircase has turned balustrade.

Listing NGR: SP7586074610

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National Grid Reference: SP 75860 74610

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