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Halesmead, Pitchcombe

Description: Halesmead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 132766

OS Grid Reference: SO8531508552
OS Grid Coordinates: 385315, 208552
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7754, -2.2142

Location: Wragg Castle Lane, Pitchcombe, Gloucestershire GL6 6LU

Locality: Pitchcombe
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 6LU

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Listing Text

(north east side)

9/207 Halesmead


Shown on map as Haylesmead.
Detached house. Early-mid C17; extensive early C19 alterations.
Early C20 addition by Edwin Lutyens for Miss Mayer. Random and
coursed rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof.
Two-storey with attic; 2-storey rear wing. Front: 3-window
fenestration to main part of house, all 16-pane sashes in chamfered
surrounds. Central doorway with Regency architraves and moulded
5-panel door; gabled decorative timber porch. Two eaves-mounted
gabled dormers with small-paned timber casements. Gable end
chimneys, now reduced in height with plain caps. Part to right is
single-storey Lutyens addition with continuous set of small-paned
timber casements. Chimney with moulded cap to south east gable
end; off-centre small paned glazed doors. Rear: 2-storey wing
has C20 casements. Lower parallel-roofed range added to rear of
front range.
Interior: large fireplace in one room with monolithic jamb slabs.
Spiral staircase now removed but alcove survives. High ceiling
with plaster mouldings to Lutyens room, stone fireplace having
decorative edge to mantel shelf.

Listing NGR: SO8531508552

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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