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Spring Hill House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6963 / 51°41'46"N

Longitude: -2.221 / 2°13'15"W

OS Eastings: 384818

OS Northings: 199747

OS Grid: ST848997

Mapcode National: GBR 1N4.P8X

Mapcode Global: VH954.GM5H

Entry Name: Spring Hill House

Listing Date: 30 May 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354719

Location: Nailsworth, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Nailsworth

Built-Up Area: Nailsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Nailsworth St George

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SPRING HILL
1.
5227
(north side)
Spring Hill House
ST 8499 6/18 30.5.51
II* GV

2.
The best building in Nailsworth. Apparently circa 1672 but more likely
early C18. Ashlar. Three storeys. Five windows by 2, glazing bar sashes
(and C19 1-4-1 square bay on ground floor to right), bolection architraves
and moulded stone cills. Moulded string courses at floor levels. Balustraded
parapet with panelled dies. Hipped modern tile roof with 2 gabled dormers
and end chimneys. Large stone shell hood on carved scroll brackets, bolection
surround, pilasters with moulded panels and concrete lions' heads to plinths,
half glazed door approached by semi-circular steps. Early C19 three and 2
storey extension to rear, rear of main house altered, 4 storeys of irregular
windows, mullion-type with rebated ogee mouldings of the early C18 and
drip-moulds. Original lead rainwater heads.
Interior: retains "William and Mary" panelling, in 3 rooms, the ground
floor right hand room has shell recess over 6 panel door to right of modern
fireplace.
Left hand ground floor room has a fine Adam-style fireplace. The best
feature is the original half-spiral staircase from basement to attic,
turned balusters, one per tread with scroll end carvings and panelled
dado. Balusters continued across landings, string carved with garlands.


Listing NGR: ST8481899747

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