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17, 18 and 20, the Square, Bibury

Description: 17, 18 and 20, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 127357

OS Grid Reference: SP1176906617
OS Grid Coordinates: 411769, 206617
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7581, -1.8309

Location: B4425, Bibury, Gloucestershire GL7 5NS

Locality: Bibury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5NS

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Listing Text

SP 1006-1106
(south side)
11/109 Nos 17, 18 and 20
Row of 3 houses. Late C17. Random rubble limestone; ashlar
chimneys; stone slate roofs. Two-storey, part built over vehicle
passage to rear yard. Front: lower part to left (Nos 17 and 18)
has 3 half gables each with 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned
casement with hoodmould; 2 doorways with timber lintels and plank
doors alternate with three 3-light ground floor casements. Short
length of parapet at south end of front conceals hipped roof to
south end. Single ridge-mounted chimney. Higher part to right (No
20) has 4 half gables each with timber casement and timber lintel.
Inverted stone cresting to junction between secondary ridge and
main roof slope. Scattered fenestration to ground floor including
doorway with timber lintel and plank door. Vehicle passage with
timber lintel below left gable has casement to right inserted in
former coach house doorway. Two ridge-mounted chimneys with plain
caps. Rear: 4 half gables, 2 on each side of vehicle passage.
Return wing at south end has gable-mounted chimney. Various
single-storey outshuts. Interior not inspected. No 21 (q.v.) is
attached at north end.
(Illustrated in W.G. Davie and E.G. Dawber, Old Cottages ... in the
Cotswold District, 1905)

Listing NGR: SP1176206606

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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