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Latitude: 51.8574 / 51°51'26"N
Longitude: -1.71 / 1°42'36"W
OS Eastings: 420068
OS Northings: 217684
OS Grid: SP200176
Mapcode National: GBR 4QW.DJ1
Mapcode Global: VHBZK.9KVZ
Entry Name: Great Rissington Hill
Listing Date: 28 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1090304
English Heritage Legacy ID: 130907
Location: Great Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54
Civil Parish: Great Rissington
Built-Up Area: Great Rissington
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Great Rissington St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
GREAT RISSINGTON GREAT RISSINGTON HILL
9/174 Great Rissington Hill
Large detached house. Mid C19, extended late C19-early C20.
Coursed squared and dressed limestone with dressed stone quoins.
Stone slate roof with ashlar stacks. Complex plan with a
rectangular main body extended back at rear left and for a short
distance to the left. Two storeys and attic with 2-light hipped
dormers. Twin-gabled entrance front lit by 2, 3 and 4-light
double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements. The 4-light casements
to the ground floor with king mullions. Central 12-panelled door
set back within a flat-chamfered 'Tudor'-arched surround. Entrance
to porch also comprises a wide 'Tudor'-arched surround with a
stopped hood and a relieving arch. Two-storey stone-mullioned
canted bay window to the left-hand return. Two-storey water tower
with entrance to the house at ground floor level, at the point
where the main body returns left. Late C19-early C20 wing with a
forward facing gable runs away to the left. Two-storey canted bay
to the forward facing gable with stone-mullioned casements with
transoms. All casements with glazing bars. Axial and lateral
stacks, some twin, some triple, all with moulded cappings and flat-
chamfered skirtings. Ball finials to the gables. Lead drainpipes
with twisted cable decoration. Rose decoration to the rainwater
heads and gutters.
(V.C.H., Vol VI, p 99)
Listing NGR: SP2006817684
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