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Cotswold Book Shop, Stow-on-the-Wold

Description: Cotswold Book Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126386

OS Grid Reference: SP1912225772
OS Grid Coordinates: 419122, 225772
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9301, -1.7233

Locality: Stow-on-the-Wold
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 1AB

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Listing Text

(west side)

Cotswold Book Shop
(formerly listed as
Cotswold Book Shop
(north of Church Street on
west side))

SP 1925 NW 2/4 25.8.60


Dated 1697. Coursed squared rubble with chamfered quoins, Cotswold stone roof.
Two storeys and attic. Modern shopfront. First floor has one 2-light stone mullion
and transom casement with rusticated surround, and one C19 paired casement with central
mullion and keyed heads. Steeply pitched roof with moulded stone verge and kneelers.
Three gabled dormers. Rear wing with higher roof line. Return to south has a
rusticated cross-mullion window, similar to one on the first floor in front, and part
of another in the gable.
Datestone above first floor right hand window inscribed "16 97".

Listing NGR: SP1912225772

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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