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Description: The Gentle Gardener
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128528
OS Grid Reference: ST8899893205
OS Grid Coordinates: 388998, 193205
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6375, -2.1604
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ST 8893-8993 TETBURY LONG STREET
7/253 No 23 (The Gentle Gardener)
Inn. Early C19. Painted roughcast with stone dressings, cornice
and blocking course, slate roof, 3 tall stepped brick stacks.
Front range with carriage arch right of centre and long stabling
ranges to rear on left and right. 2 storeys and attic. 4 windows,
12-pane sashes with moulded stone architraves, sill brackets,
cornice and plain aprons, and interlocking tracery in top panes.
Four large gabled dormers with wooden pilasters and open pediments
and Y tracery in top half of sash. Ground floor has 3 pairs of
cambered head plate glass sashes with sill brackets. Stone string
course below 1st floor aprons, and wide stone pilaster strips.
Carriage arch right of centre with entrances to each range inside
arch, wrought iron lamp bracket over and 2 boarded doors with their
tops curving down to centre, wth iron spikes along the tops. The
inn was formerly known as 'The Ormond Head', and an inn is recorded
on this site since late C17. (VCH, Gloucestershire Vol Xl, 1976).
Listing NGR: ST8899893205
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Source: English Heritage
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