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The Close, Minchinhampton

Description: The Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 133091

OS Grid Reference: SO8717800628
OS Grid Coordinates: 387178, 200628
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7042, -2.1869

Location: Well Hill, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL6 9JE

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 9JE

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Listing Text

SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON WEST HILL, Minchinhampton Town
(east side)

19/297 No 3 (The Close)



Large detached house. Mid C18; mid-late C19 restoration and
alterations. Coursed and squared limestone, coursed rubble to
sides and rear; ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-storey
with attic, double pile plan. Front: 5-window fenestration, all
12-pane sashes with keyed moulded architraves. Central C19 porch
addition with Mannerist detailing, shaped parapet above; 6-panel
door with keyed segmental arch to light over. Plain plinth, upper
floor level band and modillion eaves cornice. Chamfered
alternating quoins. Sprocketed roof with 3 gabled dormers having
leaded casements; 3 ridge-mounted chimneys with plain caps.
Hipped end to rear range facing north has blocked 2-light chamfered
mullioned upper floor casement with hoodmould; altered opening,
partly 2-light, to ground floor. C19 and C20 addition at south
end. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8717800628

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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