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The Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Horsley, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6741 / 51°40'26"N

Longitude: -2.2254 / 2°13'31"W

OS Eastings: 384509

OS Northings: 197284

OS Grid: ST845972

Mapcode National: GBR 1NB.VL0

Mapcode Global: VH95B.C5WY

Entry Name: The Gables

Location: Horsley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Parish: Horsley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Last Amended: 16 May 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132920

Source ID: 1091174

Listing Text

ST8497-8597 HORSLEY BATH ROAD, Tiltups
End (West side)
1374/23/126
The Gables
24.03.1988 (Formerly listed as:
BATH ROAD, Tiltups
End (West side) Gables Hotel)

II


House. Early C18. Random rubble limestone with roughcast render; rendered chimney to axial stack; stone slate roof Centralised plan with central lobby to stair; stacks heating rooms either side; C18/ early C19 rear right wing and C20 lean-to to rear; 1992 extension to right. Two storeys with attic. Front has two gables flanking central entrance; outer ground and upper floor mullioned and transomed C18 timber windows with iron casements; 2-light stone-mullioned window with hoodmould above C20 porch addition with C20 door; hood moulds over C20 attic windows in gable ends. Left-hand (south) elevation has two 2-light stone-mullioned windows with hood moulds. Two rear gables with rendered stone stacks. INTERIOR retains many early C18 features including stop-chamfered beams, clasped-purlin roof and plank and panelled doors; the front door opens into a lobby with open-well stair having turned balusters on closed string; passage to rear has ogee moulding to 3 doors, that to centre providing access to cellar. A good example of a house in the characteristic vernacular tradition, here displaying a centralised plan form and other features indicative of its earlier C18 date.

Listing NGR: ST8450997284

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

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