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Gate Piers and Wall Between Stourton Club and the Spread Eagle, Stourton with Gasper

Description: Gate Piers and Wall Between Stourton Club and the Spread Eagle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321239

OS Grid Reference: ST7765234006
OS Grid Coordinates: 377652, 134006
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1049, -2.3206

Locality: Stourton with Gasper
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 6QF

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Listing Text

ST 73 SE
(south side)
6/133 Gate piers and wall between
Stourton Club and The Spread Eagle
Wall and gate piers attached to inn and club. Circa 1815 for
Richard Colt Hoare. Dressed limestone square piers with cut
rebates to courtyard side, plain stepped cappings with carved stone
eagles' heads, attached walls with swept weathered coping up to inn
on west side and club on east. Colt Hoare changed the name of the
inn from Stourton Inn to The Spread Eagle, the Hoare's family
crest, in 1815, the piers and walls with the eagles' heads were
added at the same time.
(Stourhead Annals)

Listing NGR: ST7765234006

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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