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Shirley House, Newent

Description: Shirley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 125689

OS Grid Reference: SO7205826128
OS Grid Coordinates: 372058, 226128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9330, -2.4078

Location: B4216, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1AY

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

12/157 Shirley House



House; probably early C18, may contain earlier work; altered
early C20. Roughcast over plain plinth, brick right return;
tiled roof. Five windows wide, L-plan, 2 storeys and attics. on
left double boarded doors to carriageway, cambered head. 3-light
mullion and transom window, early C20, flat head. Six-fielded
panel door up 1 stone step, 4-pane rectangular fanlight, flat,
cantilevered porch with moulded edge. Three-light and 2-light
windows, otherwise similar; boarded door, flat head, up 1 stone
step. First floor two 2-light windows as ground floor over
carriageway. Three equally-spaced 2-light casement windows to
right. Three-light casement window in gabled dormer on left, and
over main door: between brick chimney forward of ridge: further
brick chimney to rear on right: roof hipped at right end. Right
return brick, with timber main post trapped part-way back.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO7205826128

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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