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Hill Top, Newent

Description: Hill Top

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125673

OS Grid Reference: SO7312026373
OS Grid Coordinates: 373120, 226373
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9352, -2.3924

Location: Hill Top Lane, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1EA

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

12/142 Hill Top


Detached house; first half and probably late C17, altered C19 and
C20. Timber-framed, brick nogging; Sussex-bond brick in part of
third bay; thatched roof. 3-bay, 1½ storeys. Entrance front:
left bay narrower, main posts and timber framing to top of wall
exposed, brick below with late C20 glazed door. Main beams, as
elsewhere, tenoned through posts or studs. To right brace to
wallplate; brick section covering timber-framing, exposed
internally. Exposed stud and main post, late C20 French door
between, 2-light casement in dormer over. 2-panel high timber-
framing with duplicate main post up to projecting chimney breast;
remainder of third bay and right return brick. Left return
timber-framed, half covered by early C20 extension (not of special
interest). Roof half-hipped left, swept over dormer, gable on
right. Brick chimney on ridge, to right of dormer. Rear wall
exposed timber-framing, 3 panels high. Internally large stone
fireplace central room with timber lintel. Two-bay timber-framed
house, gable chimney, enlarged 1 bay in timber-framing, latter
partly rebuilt in brickwork C19.

Listing NGR: SO7312026373

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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