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The Spread Eagle Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1048 / 51°6'17"N

Longitude: -2.3207 / 2°19'14"W

OS Eastings: 377645

OS Northings: 133991

OS Grid: ST776339

Mapcode National: GBR 0TV.N3R

Mapcode Global: VH97Z.QHJF

Entry Name: The Spread Eagle Inn

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321240

Location: Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Stourton with Gasper

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Upper Stour

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 73 SE
(south side)
6/134 The Spread Eagle Inn
Inn. Late C18. Flemish bond brick with vitrified headers and
stone quoins, Welsh slate roof with coped verges and gable end
brick stacks. Main east-facing range with several rear wings.
Two-storey, 3-window front. Central 6-panelled double doors in
pedimented porch with round arch on imposts with keystone, 16-pane
sash with flat arch and keystone either side. Stone plat band to
first floor; three 16-pane sashes. Roof eaves on carved wooden
brackets. Right return has early C19 lean-to covered passage with
elliptically-arched opening, pointed leaded casement to attic,
attached to rear is 1830s projecting 2-storey addition with 12-pane
sashes, parapet with pierced triangles. Left return has 2-storey
and single-storey extensions attached to wing with 2-light leaded
casement and hipped dormer, main front range has pointed leaded
attic casement. Rear gabled rubble stone wings with casements, C20
entrance addition.
Interior has C18 joinery; 6-panelled doors and shutters. Front
bar has C18 moulded plaster cornice to ceiling divided into 5 bays,
open fireplace with lintel on stone jambs. Rear early C19
drawing room fireplace with paterae. Rear wing has blocked open
fireplace. Four-step stone mounting block against front wall.
(1790 Painting of inn by S.H. Grimm reproduced in K. Woodbridge,
The Stourhead Landscape)

Listing NGR: ST7764533991

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