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Blockley Court Court House and Southview and Short Wall to South West of Court House, Blockley

Description: Blockley Court Court House and Southview and Short Wall to South West of Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 126912

OS Grid Reference: SP1665435005
OS Grid Coordinates: 416654, 235005
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0132, -1.7587

Location: Mill View, Blockley, Gloucestershire GL56 9DZ

Locality: Blockley
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9DZ

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Listing Text

(South-East side)

Blockley Court:
Court House and
Southview and Short
Wall to South-West of
Court House


Formerly Westmacott's Mill. C17 origins, flourished during silk trade of C18 and
early C19. Largely mid C19 rebuilding. Court House and Southview form one of
2 parallel mums of mill buildings. Three storeys to south, 4 storeys to north.
Coursed and squared rubble, slate roofs; Court House is taller with 3 ranges of
glazing bar sashes, Southview 9 ranges of segment-headed casements. Court House has
original wooden box-porch with elliptical head entrance to right. Southview has 2
fire escapes, entered however from north side. Rear door, to basement, of Court House
with traceried fanlight. Now converted into council houses. Vestmacott's was the
largest of Blockley's 12 mills and is still the most impressive group.

Wall about 8 ft high and 7 yds long projects from Court House, to south and west.
Coursed rubble, contains doorway.

Listing NGR: SP1666634998

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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