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The White House, Dymock

Description: The White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 126048

OS Grid Reference: SO7001631137
OS Grid Coordinates: 370016, 231137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9779, -2.4379

Location: B4215, Dymock, Gloucestershire GL18 2AQ

Locality: Dymock
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 2AQ

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list:

SO 63 SE & (south side)

4/134 and 5/134 The White House


Farmhouse, now house. Early C17, rebuilt c.1770 and remodelled and extended in
early C19. Flemish bond brick, with C17 rendered stone plinth to rear and C17
stone rubble wall to left; gabled Welsh slate roofs; brick end stacks. 3-unit
plan extended to L-plan in early C19 by addition of brewhouse and dairy to front
right. 3 storeys; 4-window range. Mid C19 four-panelled door with overlight
set in mid C19 panelled reveals and pedimented architrave. Elliptical brick
arches over tall late C19/C20 transomed 2-light casements; raised storey bands;
attic storey has dentilled eaves over C20 two-light casements. Rear elevation
has two-storey bay window with half-glazed door set in decorative wrought-iron
porch. Early C19 brewhouse with brick stack to right; early C19 dairy added to
front with segmental brick arches over early C19 two and 3-light casements with
iron bars to ground floor. Interior: reused early C17 beams, fine spice
cupboard with butterfly hinges in central hall and plank doors with Norfolk
latches and strap hinges set in chamfered wood architraves; ground-floor room to
right has early C17 open fireplace with chamfered wood lintel and chamfered
stone jambs with mid/ late C18 bread oven. Early C19 open-well staircase with
stick balusters; one plank door in attic has CHEESE ROOM printed in early C19

Listing NGR: SO7001631137

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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