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The Spread Eagle Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1048 / 51°6'17"N

Longitude: -2.3207 / 2°19'14"W

OS Eastings: 377645

OS Northings: 133991

OS Grid: ST776339

Mapcode National: GBR 0TV.N3R

Mapcode Global: VH97Z.QHJF

Entry Name: The Spread Eagle Inn

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321240

Location: Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Stourton with Gasper

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Upper Stour

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

STOURTON WITH GASPER HIGH STREET
ST 73 SE
(south side)
6/134 The Spread Eagle Inn
GV II
Inn. Late C18. Flemish bond brick with vitrified headers and
stone quoins, Welsh slate roof with coped verges and gable end
brick stacks. Main east-facing range with several rear wings.
Two-storey, 3-window front. Central 6-panelled double doors in
pedimented porch with round arch on imposts with keystone, 16-pane
sash with flat arch and keystone either side. Stone plat band to
first floor; three 16-pane sashes. Roof eaves on carved wooden
brackets. Right return has early C19 lean-to covered passage with
elliptically-arched opening, pointed leaded casement to attic,
attached to rear is 1830s projecting 2-storey addition with 12-pane
sashes, parapet with pierced triangles. Left return has 2-storey
and single-storey extensions attached to wing with 2-light leaded
casement and hipped dormer, main front range has pointed leaded
attic casement. Rear gabled rubble stone wings with casements, C20
entrance addition.
Interior has C18 joinery; 6-panelled doors and shutters. Front
bar has C18 moulded plaster cornice to ceiling divided into 5 bays,
open fireplace with lintel on stone jambs. Rear early C19
drawing room fireplace with paterae. Rear wing has blocked open
fireplace. Four-step stone mounting block against front wall.
(1790 Painting of inn by S.H. Grimm reproduced in K. Woodbridge,
The Stourhead Landscape)


Listing NGR: ST7764533991

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