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Little Rissington House and Flat, Little Rissington

Description: Little Rissington House and Flat

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 130961

OS Grid Reference: SP1901919830
OS Grid Coordinates: 419019, 219830
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8767, -1.7251

Location: 10 Pound Lane, Little Rissington, Gloucestershire GL54 2NB

Locality: Little Rissington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 2NB

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Listing Text

SP 1819-1919
8/230 Little Rissington House and flat
(formerly listed as The Old
25.8.60 Rectory)
Former rectory, now house. Late C18 with slightly later extension
extended 1812-19, later C19 and partly rebuilt mid C20. Ashlar
main body with pebble-dashed extensions. Stone slate roof to main
body, some concrete tile roof to the later C19 extension, with
ashlar stacks. 'L'-shaped main body comprising two parallel ranges
with early C19 extension to right gable end, late C19 extensions to
left. Main body; 2 storeys, attic and cellar. Flat-chamfered
plinth. Three-windowed facade lit by 16-pane sashes with horns
within double-chamfered surrounds. Central C19 part-glazed
segmental-headed door set within a moulded surround with a
keystone, up two stone steps; small 9-pane top-opening window to
the left of the door. Band between the floors. Early C19
extension continuous with facade to the right. Pebble-dashed late
C19 extension lit by 4-pane sashes with horns set back and facing
road to the left. Right-hand return of early C19 extension to
right. Upper floor (added c1964) is lit by four 16-pane sashes
with stopped hoods. Large 8-pane cross-windows with roll-moulded
mullions and stopped hoods to the ground floor. Upper floor, added
1964, has similar fenestration. String between the ground and
first floors. Two-light casement with glazing bars and Gothic
glazing at the top to the ground floor at the rear of the main
body. Sixteen-pane sash with horns and a 4-pane sash with horns to
the attic. Gable-end stacks and moulded coping with kneelers to
the main body, both stacks with flat-chamfered cappings. Moulded
flat coping and gable-end stacks to the extension parallel to main
body at the rear.
Interior; reeded architraves to doorways. Staircase with stick
balusters. Adam-style plastered ceiling to the early C19

Listing NGR: SP1901919830

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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