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Avon House, Tetbury

Description: Avon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 128571

OS Grid Reference: ST8917193142
OS Grid Coordinates: 389171, 193142
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6370, -2.1579

Location: Gumstool Hill, Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL8 8DA

Locality: Tetbury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8DA

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/296 No 16 (Avon House)
6.9.54 [(formerly listed as No 16 (Tudor


Large house in terrace. Late C17/early C18, restored in C19 and
altered in mid C20. Random coursed rubble stone, (.otswold stone
slate roof with front parapet, 2 stone stacks. Front range with
lower rear wings. 3 storeys. 4 windows to 1st floor, 3 to 2nd, C19
leaded casements in stone moulded architraves with beaded mullions
and transoms and moulded bull-nosed sills to 5, remaining 2 (over
left hand door) same in wood. 1st floor windows have square
hoodmoulds, 2nd floor have continuous dripmould. One gabled
dormer. Ground floor with C20 projecting roof and 2 bow windows
with 2 stone doorcases with moulded jambs and lintels. Rectangular
inscription panel with low relief carving and entwined initials on
2nd floor to right. Decorative rainwater heads to left with date
1741 and initials W I I imported from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: ST8917493142

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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