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The Old Laundry

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0955 / 51°5'43"N

Longitude: -2.3312 / 2°19'52"W

OS Eastings: 376903

OS Northings: 132964

OS Grid: ST769329

Mapcode National: GBR 0V0.CFG

Mapcode Global: FRA 6607.7LR

Entry Name: The Old Laundry

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321228

Location: Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Stourton with Gasper

Traditional County: Somerset

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 GASPER STREET
ST 73 SE
(off north side)
6/122 The Old Laundry
GV II
Laundry, now detached cottage. Mid C17, altered C19. Rubble
stone, hipped thatched roof, brick stacks. U-plan. Two-storey, 3-
window west front facing New Lake. Planked door to right of
centre, 2-light casement to right and 3-light casement to left.
First floor has three 2-light casements. Attached to right return
is large early C19 two-bay drying loggia with two elliptical-arched
openings to south and to ends. Left return has 3-light and 2-light
casements to rear. Rear of main range has planked doors within C19
2-bay lean-to porch with elliptical-arched openings, one 2-light
casement to first floor. Wing to north has 2-light casements and
drying loggia to gable end. Wing to south has 2-light casements.
Interior has chamfered beam with ogee and bar stops, planked doors,
blocked open fireplaces. Probably converted to use as a laundry
for Stourhead Estate and the drying loggias added in early C19, the
latter are very similar to a loggia on north side of The Spread
Eagle (q.v.).


Listing NGR: ST7690332964

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