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Eagle House and the Old Maltings, Bathford

Description: Eagle House and the Old Maltings

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 February 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 32206

OS Grid Reference: ST7888566755
OS Grid Coordinates: 378885, 166755
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3994, -2.3049

Location: 22 Church Street, Bathford, Bath and North East Somerset BA1 7RS

Locality: Bathford
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA1 7RS

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Listing Text

(North-west side)
1.2.56 No. 23 (Eagle House)

G.V. II*

House. Mid C18th, possibly by John Wood the Elder. Ashlar; slate roof behind
parapet, cornice. 2 storeys, basement and attics in modern dormers. Entrance
(south-east) elevation: 7 bays, centre 3 advanced and capped by pediment; plus
an extra bay in later wing to right. 2-3-2 glazing bar sashes in moulded
architraves, with segmental heads and keystones on ground floor (some blocked);
central window on first floor in tripartite with large semi-circular overlight
which breaks through the cornice into the pediment. Central panelled door in
doorcase with Ionic pilasters and pediment. Garden (north-west) elevation:
7 bays, centre 3 in 2 storey canted bay. 2-3-2 windows, glazing bar sashes on
first floor, C19th large pane sashes on ground floor, all in moulded architraves;
ground floor centre bar venetian window with Ionic pilasters and an apron with an
attached baluster below, flanking windows have pediments; plain venetian style
window on first floor. Bay has modillioned cornice, central pediment with
decorative cartouche surrounding arms in tympanum and eagle finial with spread
wings on apex. Balustraded parapet, solid to centre bay. Flanking single
storey ashlar garden walls with rusticated doorways. Interior: Some C18th and
C19th plasterwork; panelled doors; large decorative marble fireplace in
drawing room; formerly cantilever staircase. Wing projecting on entrance
elevation is also included: hipped slate roof; 2 storeys; 4 glazing bar sash
windows and evidence of blocked vehicle entry. Modern door.

Listing NGR: ST7888566755

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Source: English Heritage

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