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Briery Hill, Gorsley and Kilcot

Description: Briery Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125690

OS Grid Reference: SO6999724820
OS Grid Coordinates: 369997, 224820
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9211, -2.4377

Location: Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1NG

Locality: Gorsley and Kilcot
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1NG

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Listing Text


6/158 Briery Hill


House; late C17 or early C18, altered late C18. Rendered
brickwork over brick plinth, sides brick, tiled roof. Three-
window wide, L-plan, 2½ storeys. Six-panel front door, top
fielded, bottom flush, semi-circular fanlight, off stone landing
up 6 stone steps. Flat projecting porch over on 2 Adam Doric
columns and pilasters, moulded frieze. Either side a 4-pane wide
sash, on right over 2 segmental-headed openings to cellar. First
floor plain string course, 3 similar windows. Coved cornice: 2
hipped dormers, moulded eaves, 2-light casements. Roof hipped on
left for rear wing, gabled right: brick chimney on ridge
projecting from face. Lean-to wing on right, roof replacing
earlier pitched.
Interior, square newels with beaded arrises to stairs, turned
balusters, moulded handrail, and string: spandrel below panelled.
Additional rooms added to rear, partly infilling angle.

Listing NGR: SO6999724820

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Source: English Heritage

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