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Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132999
OS Grid Reference: SO8604800275
OS Grid Coordinates: 386048, 200275
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7010, -2.2033
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SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON BOX
Detached house. Early-mid C18; enlarged and re-fronted c1800.
Smooth incised stucco front, random rubble limestone to rear;
ashlar and rendered chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey with
attic; lower 2-storey ranges to rear. Front: 3 giant Tuscan
pilasters resulting in duality., Two-window fenestration, later Cl9
four-pane sashes to ground floor, 16-pane above, all with plain
architraves, cornices and scalloped sun blind valencing. Moulded
cornice with ashlar blocking course. Lower part to right with
single window fenestration treated as to main part. Gable end
chimneys. Large staircase addition on west side has front doorway
with C19 panelled door and lean-to porch, glazed part above with
low-pitched gable. Glazing runs up both side of staircase. This
formerly led to ballroom wing at rear, now demolished. Rear: 2
lower gables of earlier C18 house, mixed casement fenestration.
Off-centre gabled projection to rear of main block. Interior not
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)
Listing NGR: SO8604800275
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