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Hill Ash House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dymock, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9857 / 51°59'8"N

Longitude: -2.4379 / 2°26'16"W

OS Eastings: 370020

OS Northings: 232008

OS Grid: SO700320

Mapcode National: GBR FY.K3VP

Mapcode Global: VH866.PCJ3

Entry Name: Hill Ash House

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155744

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125900

Location: Dymock, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Dymock

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Dymock St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 73 SW (west side)

5/82 Hill Ash House


House. Probably early C18, altered early Cl9 and early C20.
Rendered front, lined as ashlar, Flemish-bond brickwork returns:
slate roof: tiled to rear. Four-window front, 3 rooms deep, 3
storeys. Front elevation; centre breaks forward for full height.
Ground floor 4-bay open Doric portico, fluted columns, square
bases: behind 8-panel door, moulded surround, intersecting glazing
bars to rectangular fanlight. Outside porch left and right 16-pane
sash, flat head. Plain string to first floor: two 16-pane sashes
in projecting centre over porch, cambered heads; an ordinary sash
in returns, 16-pane sash with flat head each side. Second floor
windows as below, but all 2-light casement. Wide projection
moulded stone cornice, plain parapet set back behind. Hipped roof:
rendered chimneys on ends. To left set back single-window, 2-
storey projection, flat roof, 16-pane sashes facing front. To
right single-storey wing, parapet, 16-pane sash.
Internally front altered to a single room, Jacobean-style fireplace
on left, dogleg stairs on right, cut string, 3 turned balusters per
tread (one spiral, one fluted, one spiral fluted, all gadrooned):
wreath at bottom, moulded handrail, square newels: may be reset.
Six-panel doors to rear.
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire, the Vale and the Forest of Dean, 1970;
the Rev. J.E. Gethyn-Jones, Dymock down the Ages, 1966)

Listing NGR: SO7002032008

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