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Pauntley Place, Pauntley

Description: Pauntley Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125745

OS Grid Reference: SO7391828754
OS Grid Coordinates: 373918, 228754
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9567, -2.3809

Location: Pauntley, Gloucestershire GL19 3JA

Locality: Pauntley
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 3JA

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Listing Text


3/209 Pauntley Place


Marked as White House on O.S. Map. House. C17, altered early
C19, extended early C20. Timber framed with rendered square
panels, English-bond brickwork extension, tiled roof. T-plan,
with one angle infilled, 2 storeys with attics. Entrance front:
on right ground-floor rebuilt in brick, canted single-storey flat-
roofed bay, sash window, 3-pane upper, 2 pane lower. Leaded-
light window to left. Half-glazed front door on left in return of
projecting wing, 2 panels below, under 2-bay hipped, lean-to porch,
timber posts on stone bases, inset elliptical heads to openings.
Extension painted as timber-framing: 3 sash windows in gable, as
sashes in bay. First floor framing on right 3 panel high, further
panel above for attics. Sash window as bay below, further sash on
left set higher for stairs. Sash over front door, 2-pane upper,
single lower. Two sashes in gable on left, as for ground floor.
Right return timber-framed, jowls to main posts, single-pane window
in gable, V struts over. Left return ground floor bay with ogee
lead roof. Single-storey gabled wing set back on right, behind
garage: stone-walled cellar below, raised ground floor up brick
steps: part walling close-studded timber-framing. May be cut
down remains of earlier building.
Interior: 2 scratch-moulded boarded doors at back of entrance hall;
early C19 stairs to first floor, spiral stair thence to attics.
Late C17 mullion and transom window, iron opening light, survives
in kitchen. House originally L-plan; timber framed, lateral
stacks to each wing, with apparently unheated corner room. Narrow
bay in centre main side presumably for stairs. Lean-to added to
infill angle later. Early C20 addition front wing producing T-
plan; side wall some 375mm in front of original gable, which was
removed below the attic. Present entrance into extension.

Listing NGR: SO7391828754

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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