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Marle Hill House, Chalford

Description: Marle Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132878

OS Grid Reference: SO8956602630
OS Grid Coordinates: 389566, 202630
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7223, -2.1524

Location: Marle Hill, Chalford, Gloucestershire GL6 8PN

Locality: Chalford
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 8PN

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Listing Text

(east side)

13/84 Marle Hill House


Detached house. Mid-late C17; addition dated 1712; Cl9 and C20
alterations. Coursed and random rubble limestone; ashlar
chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey with attic; plan is
accumulation of small units. West front: earliest part to left of
centre with gables to north and south ends. Single-window
fenestration on west side, both 3-light recessed cavetto mullioned
with hoodmoulds. L-plan addition to right has gable end to left
with single window fenestration, all ovolo moulded with hoods, 3-
light to ground and upper floor, 2-light to attic. Doorway to
right with carved date above: 'T.M. 1712'. Upper part of front
wall links from ridge-level to earliest part to left, coping having
Cl9 Jacobean style openwork carving and pointed stone finials.
Remainder of range to right has 2-storey canted bay window in
ashlar with mullioned casements and openwork parapet. To north end
former stable and coach house altered in C20 upon incorporation
into house. South end: gable mounted chimney with moulded top.
Single-window fenestration, mostly restored. Interior not
(M.A. Rudd, Historical Records of Bisle with Lypiatt, 1937)

Listing NGR: SO8956602630

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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