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The Dower House, Avening

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 128303

OS Grid Reference: ST8928898249
OS Grid Coordinates: 389288, 198249
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6829, -2.1563

Location: Avening, Gloucestershire GL8 8NZ

Locality: Avening
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8NZ

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/27 No. 4 (The Dower House)


House. Dated 1704 with initals H
1704 over door. Coursed and
dressed stone, Cotswold stone slate roof, 2 stone ridge stacks.
Single range with wing of 1973 to left, 2 gables centre south front
with one single large gable to north, and former stable/animal
house to right now incorporated in house. 2 storeys, and attic
with single stone light in each gable under hoodmould. First floor
has two 2-light stone mullion and transom windows with hoodmoulds.
Ground floor has similar with central doorcase with moulded jambs
and lintel and continuous hoodmould across door and flanking
windows. Inscription panel and sundial above door. Right hand
wing has 3 ground floor paired casements of C20 and long double row
of columbaria above, with one gabled dormer.

Listing NGR: ST8928898249

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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