New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Comment > Columnists >

Sixteenth-century parsonage

Maggie Durran

by Maggie Durran

Posted: 08 Feb 2013 @ 12:14

Our parsonage house dates to the 1560s, but the diocese now wishes to sell it, and replace it with a modern house that is easier to maintain. Is there any way to raise funds and bring the house up to modern standards? It is close to the church tower; so I am sure it will be difficult to sell, and thus may be attractive only to us.

THIS letter highlights the struggle for working resources over valuable assets. The value of your parsonage house to local people is ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Ecumenical Chaplain

Wales

G4S An equal opportunities employer Ecumenical Chaplain HMP Parc, Bridgend £29,920 pa | Full time As the world's leading security solutions group with operations in over 120 countries an...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Putting Passion into performance

Putting Passion into performance

Pat Ashworth talks to the originators of two home-grown Passion stagings, one musical and the other theatrical  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Should parishes be able to sell treasures that no longer reside in their churches?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

My faith in the Church of England

David Cameron expresses his pride in its openness, beauty, social action, and pastoral care  Read More

Thu 24 Apr 14 @ 17:18
What has Christianity ever done for the world, asks @themiltonjones http://t.co/CJL1Y4lsyS

Thu 24 Apr 14 @ 14:50
"Infused by Christianity" - @nick_clegg on the 'Christian country' debate and disestablishment http://t.co/WTlodncSky