Description: Weir House
Date Listed: 13 November 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 314538
OS Grid Reference: ST7818860985
OS Grid Coordinates: 378188, 160985
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3475, -2.3146
ST 86 SE LIMPLEY STOKE LOWER STOKE
3/90 No 24 (Weir House)
Detached house. Late C18. Limestone ashlar, hipped Welsh slate
mansard roof, stone stacks. L-plan. Three-storey, 3-window east
front over cellar. Cellar has planked door to left and 8-pane sash
to right, each to canted bay carried up to eaves. Ground floor has
central 6-panelled door up stone steps, flanking canted bays have
round-headed sashes. First floor has leaded central window with
stained glass, flanking bays as before. Second floor has plain 12-
pane sashes to bays and centre, moulded plat bands to each floor,
moulded eaves on corbels, plain blocking course. Attic has 2 pairs
of sashes to 2 flat-headed dormers. Right return, entrance front
has 3-storey canted bay to left with round-headed sashes, moulded plat bands, good door with 6 fielded panels and fanlight to right.
Left return has 12-pane sashes. Rear stable and service wing has
sashes or C20 plastic-framed windows, currently undergoing
conversion to dwelling (June 1987).
Interior has stairs with cantilevered stone treads, stick balusters
and continuous wreathed handrail, 6-panelled doors in moulded
architraves. Plaster ceiling friezes decorated with acanthus
leaves. Marble and wooden dentil fireplace surrounds.
Listing NGR: ST7818860985
Source: English Heritage
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