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Dunfield House, Kempsford

Description: Dunfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128932

OS Grid Reference: SU1449397662
OS Grid Coordinates: 414493, 197662
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6775, -1.7918

Location: Kempsford, Gloucestershire GL7 4HE

Locality: Kempsford
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 4HE

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Listing Text


7/87 Dunfield house


Former farmhouse, large detached house. Probably late C17/early
C18, with earlier small wing to rear, possibly mid-late C17.
Coursed rubble stone with alternating flush quoins, stone slate
roof with stone stacks with offsets. Double range of 2 storeys and
attic, with small 2-storey linking unit to earlier wing of single
storey and attic, possibly original farmhouse on site. Main front
to west has 3 windows, 3-light stone mullions in plain stone
frames. Right-hand end has been added probably in C19 with quoins
instead of plain frame. Ground floor has two 3-light stone
mullions and originally central door between with C19 gabled porch
with chamfered depressed stone arch and keystone in front of
original door frame with square chamfered arch. Inner C19 door
only. 3-light stone mullion and transom on far right in C19
addition which projects beyond rear range. 2 small gabled dormers
with paired wooden casements.
Interior retains several chamfered and stopped beams and large
stone bressumer fireplace in front range. Small wing to rear has
4-light stone mullion and single dormer to nortfi side. Interior
has large corner fireplace in ground floor (one room only) with oak
bressumer, and chamfered and stopped Tudor arch fireplace above.

Listing NGR: SU1449397662

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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