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Old Bournstream House

A Grade II* Listed Building in North Nibley, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 394668

Location: North Nibley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL12

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

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

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Listing Text

NORTH NIBLEY B4060
ST 79 SW
(east side)
3/92 Old Bournstream House
(previously listed as Bournstream
23.6.52 House)
GV II*

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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