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31 and 33, Broad Street, Newent

Description: 31 and 33, Broad Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 125610

OS Grid Reference: SO7218425902
OS Grid Coordinates: 372184, 225902
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9309, -2.4059

Location: Broad Street, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1AQ

Locality: Newent
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1AQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/78 Nos 31 and 33
(formerly listed as Shop premises
2.10.54 50 yards north west of No 5)


Former house and shop, now shop; C16, altered C18 and C20. Timber-
framed, rendered panels, to front, rear wall stone, tiled roof.
Two bays, 2 rooms deep, 2 storeys and attics. On left to street
main timber post faced up: shop front with canted ends under jetty,
half glazed door; further main post with projecting, integral
nosing, with integral bracket for jetty at top, since cut back. On
right small canted bay with flat top, further half-glazed door, and
main post, as before but bracket complete. First floor jettied,
framing exposed. Two unequal bays, same design, with central, 2
light window between studs, either side 2 diagonal timbers rise to
main posts. Central, gabled dormer with 2-light casement.
Internally, hollow-chamfered beams to ground floor, timber-framed
cross wall, between bays, blocked doorway with flat, pointed head:
similar blocked opening on first floor to No 35 (q.v.). Moulded
handrail and turned balusters to stairs on first floor landing.
Double V strut truss in gable towards No 29. Originally 1-room
deep timber-framed house, much of framing surviving, extended 1
room over full width at rear.

Listing NGR: SO7218425902

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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