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Berkeley House, Wotton-under-Edge

Description: Berkeley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 128159

OS Grid Reference: ST7568693289
OS Grid Coordinates: 375686, 193289
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6379, -2.3527

Location: Long Street, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 7BX

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

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Listing Text

ST 7693

23.2.52 (north)

Nos 31 and 31A
(Berkeley House)
(formerly listed as
No. 31 Berkeley House)

Guest house and offices formerly one dwelling. C17. Squared and dressed stone slate
roof. Large U-shaped patrician house with late C19 extended wing to 31A, two broad
Cotswold gables to street; dressed stone tripartite stack with moulded coping,
centrally. Three storeys plus basement, five windowed: in gables two-light, at first
floor immediately below four-light all stone chamfered mullions with drips and
labels, small pane rectangular leaded casements, plus two small square fixed lights
centrally between gables, moulded stone surrounds and two-light chamfered mullion
first floor, two sashes with glazing bars ground floor in extension, right. New
shop-front to No. 31A; good six-panel door under four-light rectangular fanlight, plus
supporting side-lights, flat hood on consoles; approached by short flight stone steps
with wrought iron handrails on twisted balusters. Opening to cellar, right.
Interior retains newel stair with plain untapered circular 9 ins newel, small lights
into courtyard; panelled doors on L-strap hinges, first floor centre moulded arched
openings; broad structural beams with cyma mouldings.
Roof includes section with wind bracing in three ranges.
See also NMR: includes photographs of interiors now removed. Some interior detail
removed to V & A Museum.

Listing NGR: ST7568393292

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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