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Old Police Station, Wotton-under-Edge

Description: Old Police Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 128056

OS Grid Reference: ST7553293340
OS Grid Coordinates: 375532, 193340
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6383, -2.3549

Location: Bradley Street, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 7AR

Locality: Wotton-under-Edge
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL12 7AR

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Listing Text

ST 7693
23.6.52 (south)
No. 2 (Old Police
Station) (formerly
listed as Police

Dwelling, one time Police Station and formerly public house. Late C18 with large late
C19, courtroom extension. Rendered and ashlared, rusticated quoins, concrete tile
roof. Front to High Street three storey, two windowed, wide spaced, sashes with
glazing bars; blind panel with moulded edge centrally to first floor. Two small
window slits, on return, left. Six-panel false door, radial fanlight, Ionic
three-quarter column doorcase with open pediment wood. Bradley Street facade three
storey, three windowed, sashes with glazing bars and six-panel flush door under five
light rectangular fanlight; also large extension in squared and snecked dressed stone
slate roof, two blind openings and one large sash with bars, first floor; two small
sashes ground floor: contains courtroom and cell block. This item very important in
streetscape as visual stop to main street looking west, and for value in the group
comprising Haw Street, west.

Listing NGR: ST7553293340

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Source: English Heritage

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