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Stock Gaylard House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lydlinch, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9159 / 50°54'57"N

Longitude: -2.3967 / 2°23'48"W

OS Eastings: 372205

OS Northings: 113007

OS Grid: ST722130

Mapcode National: GBR 0X2.DVZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56WP.62V

Plus Code: 9C2VWJ83+88

Entry Name: Stock Gaylard House

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102571

Location: Lydlinch, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Lydlinch

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stock Gaylard

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 71 SW
4/70 Stock Gaylard House
G.V. II*
Country house, eastern parts early C18 (dated 1712 by oral tradition), remodelled
and extended westwards late C18 with further C19 additions. Late C18 work
probably for John Berkeley Burland. Rubble walls, mostly rendered with mainly
hipped stone slate roofs and some slates. Brick stacks. East facade: Symmetrical
2 storeys and attic; 2.3.2.Pedimented centre pavilion projects slightly. Sash
windows with moulded stone architraves All but the 3 upper floor centre windows
(which have plate glass dated 1867) have glazing bars. Central glazed door
flanked by stone pilasters bearing a dentilled pediment. To the rear is a late C18
kitchen range (possibly once detached) with mullioned and transomed windows with
leaded-lights. Internal features: some rooms have late C18 plasterwork friezes;
hall has fireplace with mutules below mantleshelf and bearing swags with portrait
medallion of John Berkley Burland above; drawing room has raised ceiling and
wooden fireplace bearing wreathed musical instruments; dining room has recess flanked
by Ionic columns; various late C18 doorways and fireplaces. Late C18 stair with open
strings, scrolled spandrels, newel posts in form of Doric columns and moulded,
ramped handrails. Landing opening overlooking stair flanked by 2 Ionic columns.
"RCHM, Dorset, vol III" p 139, no 5.

Listing NGR: ST7220513007

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