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The Estate Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.105 / 51°6'18"N

Longitude: -2.3212 / 2°19'16"W

OS Eastings: 377606

OS Northings: 134018

OS Grid: ST776340

Mapcode National: GBR 0TV.MZ0

Mapcode Global: VH97Z.QH77

Entry Name: The Estate Office

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198911

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321234

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
(north side)
The Estate Office
Detached house, now estate office. Late C18. Dressed limestone,
Welsh slate roof with coped verge to left and hip to right,
rendered'stacks. Two-storey, 3-window south front. Entrance to
left return. Central projecting bay with 3-light casement, 3-light
casements to side bays and three to first floor, bay has parapet
with pierced triangles, added by Colt Hoare c1800. Right return
has 6-panelled doors and 3-light casement, 2-light and 3-light
casements to first floor. Left return has half-glazed door in
recessed porch, moulded architrave around opening, 3-light
casements to ground and first floor. Rear has door with 4 fielded
panels and integral transom light, C20 steel casements and C19
wooden casements.
Interior has 6-panelled doors in panelled reveals. Possible that
building originally consisted of L-plan or U-plan, rear filled-in.
Known as the Cottage and occupied by the agent in C19, also lived
in by the 6th Baronet, Henry Hoare and his wife, whilst Stourhead
(q.v.) was being renovated and rebuilt following the fire of 1902.
(K. Woodbridge, The Stourhead Landscape, 1982)

Listing NGR: ST7760634018

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