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Old Court, Newent

Description: Old Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 125638

OS Grid Reference: SO7230325960
OS Grid Coordinates: 372303, 225960
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9315, -2.4042

Location: Court Lane, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1AB

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/106 No 26 (Old Court)



Large house; late C17 or early C18, extended 1871 (datestone).
Irregular Flemish bond, dark brown brick to older part, tiled roof.
Main block, 3 windows wide, cross wing 2 windows to end,
effectively 'L' plan: enlarged at rear. Main wing left, sash
window left end, flat rubbed-brick arch: towards right half-glazed
door, thick glazing bars, 2 fielded panels; semi-circular heads to
3 panes in fanlight, all in moulded surround, with projecting flat
head on shaped brackets. Projection for chimney immediately to
right, narrow sash window beyond, as first. Marked projection for
cross wing, 2 French doors, with 2 lights over, under flat, rubbed-
brick arches. Beyond a single-storey projection, canted end,
battlemented top. First floor: plain brick string course; sash
windows with rubbed brick arches on left and over door, narrow in
corner by chimney and 2 in projecting wing: further sash at
intermediate level between door and first window, 12-pane sashes
with wide glazing bars. Modillion eaves cornice: hipped roof with
lead hips; plain chimney on base and in centre of cross wing,
rising from eaves. Two gabled dormers on main wing, further on
hipped end, 12-pane centre-pivot windows. Hipped dormers with
moulded eaves an right return. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO7230325960

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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