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Latitude: 51.6482 / 51°38'53"N
Longitude: -2.3647 / 2°21'53"W
OS Eastings: 374859
OS Northings: 194438
OS Grid: ST748944
Mapcode National: GBR 0M6.NYT
Mapcode Global: VH957.YTQW
Entry Name: Old Bournstream House
Listing Date: 23 June 1952
Last Amended: 1 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1220982
English Heritage Legacy ID: 394668
Location: North Nibley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL12
Civil Parish: North Nibley
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: North Nibley St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
NORTH NIBLEY B4060
ST 79 SW
3/92 Old Bournstream House
(previously listed as Bournstream
Detached house. Late C16; late C17 alterations. Roughcast on
limestone rubble; ashlar copings; brick chimneys; stone slate
roof. Two-storey with attic and cellar. L-plan with addition in
angle. Two-storey front porch. Front: central porch has gable
with ball finial on front and sides; doorway with C20 door, leaded
cross window over and stone sundial plaque in gable. Oval window
in each side wall of porch. Large parapet gable with ball finial
either side of porch, left having C20 attic casement with
rectangular recess above; right has leaded attic casement. Leaded
cross windows to upper floor, 5 to left of porch, 4 to ground and
upper floors right of porch. C20 replacement windows to ground
floor left of porch. East end: 2 parapet gables with ball
finials. Gable to right projects forward with 2 leaded cross
windows to ground and upper floors and single timber mullioned
attic casements with recess over. Off-centre leaded upper floor
casement to left gable with C19 attic casement above. Rear: 2
gables to left, one is to late C17 staircase hall addition. Single
gable to rear of main range to right. West end: C20 casements.
Interior: fine late C17 staircase with barleysugar balusters.
Plaster ceiling of staircase hall depicts sun, moon and stars and
has central wreath with delicate petal decoration. Bar stops to
most beams. Lofty attic with extended collar roof. House stands
behind late C17 garden wall with gatepiers (q.v.).
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)
Listing NGR: ST7485994438
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