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Sherborne House and Gates and Gatepiers to Road, Bourton-on-the-Water

Description: Sherborne House and Gates and Gatepiers to Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126496

OS Grid Reference: SP1667020656
OS Grid Coordinates: 416670, 220656
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8842, -1.7592

Location: Sherborne Street, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire GL54 2BY

Locality: Bourton-on-the-Water
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 2BY

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

Sherborne House
(formerly listed as house
7 yds south-west of Duke
of Wellington Inn) and
gates and gatepiers to road
SP 1620 NE 3/24 25.8.60


Also called Stay Awhile.
Late Cl7, restored. Coursed rubble with quoins and dressings, Cotswold stone roof.
Two storeys and attic, 3 bays, the outer ones gabled. Two and 3 light stone
mullion windows with drip moulds. Steep pitched roof with 3 ashlar stacks on ridge.
Two windows to street, one in gable, one in rear wing.
Circa 1890's porch to studded oak door in centre of south front within Tudor arch.
Interior: large ground floor fireplace with shelves; beside it to left an iron
studded door from Northleach jail.
The gates, dated 1897, are wrought-iron in C18 style: 2 gates with small panels and
overthrow flanked by rubble piers; pedestrian gate in similar style to right.

Listing NGR: SP1667020656

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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