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Cecily Hill House and Attached Wall and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7181 / 51°43'5"N

Longitude: -1.9735 / 1°58'24"W

OS Eastings: 401925

OS Northings: 202154

OS Grid: SP019021

Mapcode National: GBR 2PL.CVK

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.R21Q

Entry Name: Cecily Hill House and Attached Wall and Gates

Listing Date: 14 June 1948

Last Amended: 24 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365193

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CIRENCESTER

SP0102 CECILY HILL
578-1/3/55 (North side)
14/06/48 No.32
Cecily Hill House and attached wall
and gates
(Formerly Listed as:
CECILY HILL
(North side)
No.32)
(Formerly Listed as:
CECILY HILL
(North side)
Garden wall and Gate Piers to East
of No 32)

GV II

House. Mid C18 with later alterations. Coursed squared
limestone rubble; hipped stone slate roof. 2 stone lateral
stacks on gablets to rear. Front range of house is Palladian
villa with pedimented centre; C19 extension to rear.
3 storey 5-window range. Five 6/6-pane sashes in plain reveals
to first floor; 5 similar 3/3-pane sashes to second floor.
4 similar sashes with stone cills to ground floor; 6 panel
door with 3 pane overlight in eared architrave with heavy
keystone to centre. Rusticated quoins to ground floor left and
right angles; plat band over ground floor. Cill bands to first
and second floors break forward beneath each window. Modillion
cornice and shallow pediment continue break forward of centre
3-window portion of building. Lead covered blocking course.
INTERIOR considerably altered; mid C18 staircase with later
alterations, 1st floor rear left room has early-mid C19
chimneypiece and cornice. Basement left room has 2 beams with
small chamfers.
Quality of exterior masonry and projection of all ashlar
mouldings indicate that house was originally intended to be
rendered.
Attached wall to right approximately 1.5-2m high is coursed
squared limestone with limestone coping ramped up to form gate
piers with ball finials to centre, pair of C20 timber gates.
The wall and gates piers were listed 23.7.71.


Listing NGR: SP0192502154

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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