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Description: Stoke Gabriel House
Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 100667
OS Grid Reference: SX8456557238
OS Grid Coordinates: 284565, 57238
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4037, -3.6257
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SZ 8457 STOKE GABRIEL DUNCANNON LANE
14/121 Stoke Gabriel House
Large detached house in garden. Built in 1798 for Rear Admiral Thomas Hicks (died
1801, monument in parish church of St Gabriel and St Mary, Church Walk qv).
Extended and remodelled in 1899. Roughcast stone. Slate hipped roof with
bracketed eaves. Band at first floor cill level. Three storeys. 3:1:3 bays.
Late C19 sash windows with glazing bars and margin panes. Centre breaks forward
with pediment and late C19 porch with pilasters, round-headed doorway and side
lights. Late C18 inner doorway with panelled double doors and semi-circular
fanlight with radiating glazing bars. Late C19 two storey wing to left hand.
Interior: Hall has modillion cornice and cantilevered geometric staircase with
moulded soffit andmoulded and wreathed handrail, and a column newel. The house
contains a late C18 watercolour by William Payne, depicting the house which was
then only three bays wide.
Listing NGR: SX8456557238
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Source: English Heritage
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