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Amberley Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7069 / 51°42'24"N

Longitude: -2.2216 / 2°13'17"W

OS Eastings: 384780

OS Northings: 200933

OS Grid: SO847009

Mapcode National: GBR 1MY.WPK

Mapcode Global: VH954.FCV9

Entry Name: Amberley Court

Listing Date: 17 July 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354746

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Nailsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Amberley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

THEESCOMBE HILL
1.
5227
Amberley
Amberley Court and
Nos 1 and 2
(Amberley Court)
SO 8400 5/1
II

2.
Main part early C19. Two storeys, rendered with concealed mansard roof in
cotswold stone rubble. Two segment headed dormers. Ashlar chimneys with
moulded capping. Two large 2-storey bows with 3 windows. (glazing bar sashes
on first floor, sheet glass sashes on ground floor). Moulded cornice and
blocking course. Central conical rainwater head. Set back bay to right
with Ionic doorcase, half glazed door with intersected glazing in rectangular
transom light.
Mid C19 2-storey wing to right in ashlar with floor bands, cornice and blocking
course. Three windows on first floor and a large bay on ground floor. C20
set back 2-storey and basement wing to left with porch link. The north front
has a unified mid C19 treatment. Two-storeys with moulded parapet, hipped
cotswold stone roof and various diagonally-set chimneys. (plus one belfry
turret). Two gables in parapet. Two 2-storey segmental bows, one square
bay in set back to right. Six bays in all, patterned lead glazing, mullion
and transom type windows, some on ground floor arched with drips. Attic
gables have lancet windows. Right hand bow has broaching for segmental arched
entrance which contains rib-vaulted lobby. Various extensions to left.
Said to be the original of Beech wood in "John Halifax, Gentleman".


Listing NGR: SO8478000933

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