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Latitude: 51.7112 / 51°42'40"N
Longitude: -2.2272 / 2°13'37"W
OS Eastings: 384401
OS Northings: 201413
OS Grid: SO844014
Mapcode National: GBR 1MY.MRJ
Mapcode Global: VH954.B8Y0
Entry Name: Culver House
Listing Date: 28 June 1960
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1091095
English Heritage Legacy ID: 133027
Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5
Civil Parish: Minchinhampton
Built-Up Area: Nailsworth
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Amberley Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 8401-8501 MINCHINHAMPTON CULVER HILL
15/237 Culver House
Large detached house. Late C17, enlarged in same period; early-
mid C18 alterations. Major remodelling c1875 by George Devey for
Rev. Lord Charles Thynne. Random rubble limestone, partially
roughcast rendered; ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-
storey with attic and cellar; L-plan extended to east.
Outbuilding range to west enlarged and incorporated. West side:
asymmetrical with off-centre 3-storey canted C19 bay window having
mullioned fenestration and small roughcast gable. Large offset
buttress to left and range of chamfered mullioned casements, 3-
light to ground floor, 2-light above and 2-light in eaves-mounted
gabled dormer. South side: full gable end of main range to left
with 2-light chamfered mullioned casement to each floor, all with
hoodmoulds. Large C19 canted bay window to right with mullioned
and transomed windows and roughcast gable. Later addition to
right has 2 mullioned ground floor casements grouped under
hoodmould; 4-light casement above. C20 hipped dormer with leaded
casement and tile-hung sides. Various gables to rear of east
range, one to Cl9 stair projection with quatrefoil in gable.
Large outshut to rear of west range. Flat-roofed hall addition in
angle with angled doorway having moulded architraves and pediment.
Interior: one double height room created in C19. Upper floor
stone fireplace with pulvinated frieze and bolection moulding is
(N. M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp. 184-
207; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)
Listing NGR: SO8440101413
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