Record Details

NHER Number:5777
Type of record:Building
Name:Old Rectory


A rectory, now a private house, dating from about 1720 to 1730. The building is two storeys high with five window bays, and is of colourwashed brick with a slate roof. It has a central doorway, over which is a fanlight window.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 9594 9769
Map Sheet:TL99NE

Full description

15 October 1975.Seen.
Fine five bay yellow brick Georgian house with semicircular fanlight over door.
E. Rose (NAU).
However (S1) dates it to 1720 to 30 and says colour of brickwork is due to colourwashing.
E. Rose (NAU).
(S2)in file (1988).

January 2009.
Planning permission sought for a single storey rear extension.
See (S3).
H. White (NLA), 7 April 2009.

October 2011. Planning Application.
Change of use of ancillary rooms to guest accommodation & erection of glazed roof to cover swimming pool & terrace.
See (S4).
Z. Dack (HES), 2 November 2011.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: TL9597C.
---Unpublished Document: 2011. Planning Application.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.
<S2>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
<S3>Unpublished Document: Morley, A.. 2009. Design and Access Statement. The Old Rectory, Caston..
<S4>Unpublished Document: 2011. Planning Application.

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