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The Tolsey, Wotton-under-Edge

Description: The Tolsey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 128193

OS Grid Reference: ST7559893291
OS Grid Coordinates: 375598, 193291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6379, -2.3540

Location: Market Street, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 7AE

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

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Listing Text

ST 7693
23.6.52 (west)

No. 1 (The Tolsey)
(formerly listed as
No. 1 (Tolsey House))

Offices, formerly Court House. C16 with C18 exterior. Brick, stone slate roof.
Rectangular block on important street corner, hipped roof with hexagonal painted wood
bell turret, stone stack. Three storeys, three windowed, sashes with glazing bars
under segmental heads; ground floor two small C19 shop fronts with pilasters one
glazed door with three-light fan over one old battened door with strap hinges. Facade
to High Street similar, one windowed, two-light sashes with bars; new plate glass shop
Interior retains stone vaulted cellar in part; projecting stone newel stair to
basement solid oak treads upper floors; various heavy moulded beams with cavetto and
cyma to stops and diagnoal 'dragon beam' at ground'floor. Broad floor boards. Heavy
roof structure with collar and tie.

Listing NGR: ST7559893291

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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