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Chalford Grove

A Grade II Listed Building in Chalford, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7217 / 51°43'18"N

Longitude: -2.1534 / 2°9'12"W

OS Eastings: 389496

OS Northings: 202566

OS Grid: SO894025

Mapcode National: GBR 1N1.2C0

Mapcode Global: VH94Z.MZFH

Entry Name: Chalford Grove

Listing Date: 28 June 1960

Last Amended: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091190

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132850

Location: Chalford, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Chalford

Built-Up Area: Chalford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Chalford Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/56 Chalford Grove
(previously listed
as The Grove)


Detached house. Late C17, enlarged early and late C18, refronted
and remodelled c1820, coursed rubble limestone, stucco to front
and east side; ashlar and artificial stone rebuilt chimneys;
Welsh slate and concrete plain tile roofs. Two-storey with 2
parallel rear wings. Front: symmetrical with fenestration 2:1:2.
Pedimented centrepiece with 4 Tuscan columns to recessed ground
floor porch, outer spaces with small-pane glazing; wide round
arched doorway with large decorative fanlight, doorway with Regency
architraves and flanking glazed lights with diagonal glazing bars.
Four fluted upper floor pilasters below pediment with central oval
arched recess having 12-pane sash. Outer 12-pane sashes in plain
openings, ground floor with simple architraves. Moulded cornice
with blocking course. West side: central projecting chimney with
blocked upper floor window to right. Gable end of late C18
addition to rear wing has central projecting chimney flanked by 2-
light square-headed ground floor and pointed Gothic upper floor
casements; 2 smaller flanking single-light pointed attic
casements. Side of rear range to left has large upper floor 18-
pane sash with moulded architrave and keystone. East side: offset
doorway with fluted frieze and glazed door with marginal glazing
bars to front range. Flush front to rear wing with 3-window
fenestration, mostly 15-pane tall sashes. Central doorway with
small round arched window to left. Rear: 2 gables built against
bank, both with moulded chimneys.
Interior: double height central hall with 2-bay upper floor
colonnade of Doric columns, stick balustrade between. Two oval
arches below, one leading to curved flying staircase. Reeded
doorcases, reeding also incorporated into complex cornices in
principal rooms. Bold mouldings to hall ceiling cornice are
possibly a survival from earlier interior.
(M.A. Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937; and
D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8949602566

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