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Latimer's, Weston Subedge

Description: Latimer's

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 127056

OS Grid Reference: SP1255441305
OS Grid Coordinates: 412554, 241305
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0700, -1.8183

Location: B4632, Weston-sub-Edge, Gloucestershire GL55 6QH

Locality: Weston Subedge
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL55 6QH

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/139 Latimer's


Large house, once formerly a coaching inn. C16; enlarged early
C17. Limestone ashlar with stone slate roof. C17 wing added
across end of C16 house to form T-plan; second C17 wing beyond; all
two-storey with attic. Earlier house: parapet with 2 blocked ovolo
moulded 3-light parapet windows and dormer windows behind; 4-
centred arched doorway; alterations at north end; doorway with
moulded flat stone hood on stone brackets on west side. Cross wing
has gable chimney at east end with paired diagonal shafts; 2 small
round-headed windows to left; at west gable end 2 12-light
mullioned and transomed windows with cavetto moulding and hood.
End wing has 2 and 3-light ovolo moulded mullioned windows and
laternal chimney, again with paired diagonal shafts; finely carved
coronet finials topped by fleur-de-lys decoration. Service wing to
west has timber casement windows on north side; cross-roll saddles
to gables. Chimneys have moulded caps. Attached screen wall with
round arched opening incorporating imposts and keystone with date
shield above: 1617 EB. C19 coach house beyond.
Interior: much altered in C16 wing, but some timber framing
visible; small raised upper floor stone fireplace survives. Late
Jacobean stone fireplace and door screen in C17 wing; another
carved stone fireplace with foliage decoration in adjacent room.
Said once to have been the home of Bishop Latimer of Worcester.

Listing NGR: SP1255441305

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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