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Description: The Old Bakehouse
Date Listed: 24 July 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 127521
OS Grid Reference: SP2000105321
OS Grid Coordinates: 420001, 205321
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7462, -1.7117
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The following building shall be added to the list:
EASTLEACH EASTLEACH TURVILLE
SP 1905 2005
13/274 Nos 17 & 18
(The Old Bakehouse)
House, formerly incorporating bakery. C17, extended in C18 and C19.Limestone
rubble, some dressed limestone quoins. Stone tile roofs with gabled ends.
Dressed stone gable end and axial stacks. Complex plan: The main 3-room plan
range with a 1-room plan wing behind the right end is probably the original C17
house, onto which has been added a circa early C18 1-room plan rear wing at the
centre and an C18 or C19 outbuilding (salthouse) on the front of the right end.
The parallel block attached by a smaller block on the front left corner was
possibly originally a separate building and has small outshuts at both ends. 2
storeys and 1 storey and attic. Asymmetrical 2:3:1 window ranges. The main 1-
storey and attic 3 window centre range is set back, has 2 gabled dormers, 2 and
3-light casements with glazing bars, ground floor left with chamfered cyma
stopped timber lintel and panelled door to left of centre and plank door on
right. Small single storey gable-ended wing on right and projecting parallel
2-window range on left with 2-light stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds,
outshuts on either end and similar windows at rear. 2 storey and attic and 1
storey and attic wings at rear of main range. Interior: Left room of main
range has chamfered axial beam with runout stops and section of moulded cornice;
centre room has chamfered axial beam with bar stops, stone floor and large
fireplace with chamfered cambered lintel with bar stops; winder stairs to left
of stack. Room to right and wing behind, formerly used as bakery with C19 bread
ovens and salthouse in wing at front. Centre rear wing has unchamfered axial
beam and early C18 fielded 6-panel door and in chamber above bolection moulded
chimney piece and 2 similar fielded 6-panel doors. Parallel range on left has
large chamfered axial beams with step stops partly buried, fireplace with
dressed stone jambs and cambered unchamfered timber lintel and roof with large
diagonally set through purlins and central tie-beam truss. Remainder of roofs
replaced and remainder of joinery largely C19 and late C20.
Listing NGR: SP2000105321
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Source: English Heritage
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