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Hinton House, Bibury

Description: Hinton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 127295

OS Grid Reference: SP1047707741
OS Grid Coordinates: 410477, 207741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7683, -1.8496

Location: Ablington, Gloucestershire GL7 5NY

Locality: Bibury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5NY

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Listing Text

SP 1007-1107
10/49 Hinton House
Large detached house incorporating former row of houses. Dated
1753; early and mid C19 additions. Random and coursed rubble
limestone, partly roughcast rendered; ashlar chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey; attic to east wing. Accumulation results
in L-plan. East front: main range runs to right in 2 parts, left
with 2-window 16-pane sash fenestration. Two-window 16-pane sash
fenestration to upper floor of right part; ground floor tripartite
sash to right, doorway to left with fielded-panelled door, fanlight
and flat-roofed porch with panelled pilasters and 2 parapet-mounted
urns. South: left part of range has datestone 'S T / 1753' and 2-
window recessed chamfered mullioned fenestration, 3-light to ground
floor, single and 2-light to upper floor. Segmental arched ground
floor fenestration to right; 2 eaves-mounted gabled dormers with
16-pane sashes in rendered upper floor. Mixed ridge-mounted
chimneys with moulded caps. Single-storey outbuildings attached at
east end of range. West side: staggered rear wall of main range
built into bank against road. Two 16-pane sashes in gabled eaves-
mounted dormers. Various tall ashlar chimneys with moulded caps.
Gable end of south-facing range to right with octagonal chimney.
Interior not inspected. Probably built for Samuel Tawney and
enlarged in early C19 by William Hinton.
(A.R.J. Jurica, 'Bibury' in V.C.H. Glos. vii, 1981, pp 121-44)

Listing NGR: SP1047707741

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Source: English Heritage

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