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Summer House in Grounds of Ebrington Manor, Ebrington

Description: Summer House in Grounds of Ebrington Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126951

OS Grid Reference: SP1821139794
OS Grid Coordinates: 418211, 239794
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0562, -1.7358

Location: Ebrington, Gloucestershire GL55 6NJ

Locality: Ebrington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL55 6NJ

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Listing Text


9/29 Summer House in Grounds
25.8.60 of Ebrington Manor


House. Described from raised linear terrace to rear. Late
C17/early C18 Queen Anne Style house. Late C18 bakehouse. C20
extension. Main body: irregularly bonded brick on projecting
brick plinth with moulded limestone top. First floor. Flemish
bond brick with coloured headers in top 5 courses suggesting
rebuilding. Rusticated limestone quoins. Limestone slate,
hipped roof with brick stack with moulded limestone top from eaves
left. Bakehouse right: large limestone rubble with rusticated
quoins. Domed oven projecting from right wall. Limestone slate
roof with ashlar stack from eaves near front. C20 extension:
coursed squared limestone with artificial stone roof. Main body,
one roomed with one roomed bakehouse attached right. Bakehouse
and C20 extension left of main body are flush with the facade but
the latter is extended back at rear. Main block: 2 storeys and
attic with 2 flat roofed dormers from roof with 2-light C20
casements with horizontal glazing bars 3-windowed: 4 and 8-pane
sashes with moulded limestone architraves with moulded sills also.
The sills of the 8-pane sashes on the ground floor have decorative
brackets below. 6-panelled, double door, up 3 steps in lugged,
moulded limestone architrave with broken segmental pediment over,
housing heraldic shield. Architect-designed C20 extension left
has 8-pane sliding sash windows and central Venetian window style
doorway in left wall.
Interior of main body: Small barrel vaulted cellar under.
Original wooden spiral stair in right corner at rear. Polished
limestone fireplace with keystone, probably C19 in central room.
Ceiling of central room formerly had original decorative
plasterwork, this was transfered to the open hall in Ebrington
Manor in 1925. Limited inspection of ground floor only.

Listing NGR: SP1821139794

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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