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25 and 27, Church Street, Newent

Description: 25 and 27, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 125626

OS Grid Reference: SO7234425881
OS Grid Coordinates: 372344, 225881
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9308, -2.4036

Location: Church Street, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1PU

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/94 Nos 25 and 27
(formerly listed as Oakdene and
2.lO.54 House adjoining Oakdene)


Two adjoining houses; C17, altered C18 and C19; rough render,
probably on timber framing, tiled roof. Main wing and cross wing,
3 windows wide, 2 rooms deep, 2 storeys. Street front, 3 gables;on
left door up 1 stone step, 6 fielded panels; to right 2-light
casement window, iron opening light, over lintel at ground level to
cellar opening. Set back beyond, canted bay with single-pane
sashes, 2-panel door up single stone step, upper half glazed with
marginal lights, pilaster each side. Square head to low cellar
opening in plinth on left. To right tripartite single-pane sash
window. Above, jetty to cross-wing gable on left, slated, lean-to
cantilevered roof forming continuous porch to remainder of front.
In gable 2-light casement window, iron opening light, leaded
lights: on right 3-light similar over bay, 3-light canted oriel,
flat top, bracket below sill, over tripartite window. Gable with
wide verge and fretwork bargeboards to cross-wing, brackets to
carry ends of wallplates. Two similar gables to main block, but
without brackets. Brick chimneys at junction cross and main wings,
and opposite front door. Left return, painted-brick ground floor,
3-light wooden casement window; first floor exposed timber framing,
no centre rail, rough-render to panels. Down-brace from main post
in second bay: 2-light casement window. Roof hipped to rear.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO7234225877

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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