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Description: Colesbourne Inn
Date Listed: 24 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 127127
OS Grid Reference: SO9994913268
OS Grid Coordinates: 399949, 213268
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8180, -2.0021
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SO 91 SE COLESBOURNE A 435
3/26 Colesbourne Inn
Coaching inn. 1827 on datestone. Limestone tufa with limestone
dressings to windows; chamfered quoins; dressed gable kneelers
with stepped bedding and cross-roll saddles; ashlar chimney shafts
with moulded caps; stone slate roof, plain tiles to reverse slope.
2-storey with attic; central projecting wing includes porch. 3
gables to front, the central brought forward; 2 windows to left of
doorway wing are 3-light on ground floor and 2-light to upper; all
recessed chamfered mullioned with hoodmoulds and leaded casements;
2-light attic window in gable. Doorway with dressed surround and
hoodmould; 2-light to upper floor and single to attic; date
shield above has initials HJE. To right of doorway wing; one
window to ground and upper floors, both 3-light; single light in
gable. Projecting chimney stack at west end with 2 shafts: one
lozenge shaped in plan, the other square and diagonally mounted.
Central wing projecting at back with hipped roof. C20 additions
at back. Built to serve the new Cheltenham - Cirencester
turnpike. (A. R. J. Jurica, 'Colesbourne' in V.C.H. Glos. vii,
1981, pp. 183-192.) -
Listing NGR: SO9994913268
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Source: English Heritage
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