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York House, Tetbury

Description: York House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 128595

OS Grid Reference: ST8916193080
OS Grid Coordinates: 389161, 193080
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6364, -2.1580

Location: B4014, Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL8 8DH

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/320 No 8 (York House)


Large house in terrace composed of 2 adjoining buildings of which
right hand part may have been several cottages. Right hand wing
early C17 or late C16, left hand wing late C17 or early C18 rear
with mid C18 frontage. Rubble stone rendered across both parts,
Cotswold stone slate roof. Left hand side has ashlar frieze,
cornice, blocking course and plinth and 2 tall ashlar end stacks
with moulded caps. Front range and double rear range at right
angles. 3 storeys and attic. 4 windows, 12-pane sashes with flat
stone sills. 3 windows on ground floor with flush panelled double
doors and long plain fanlight to left. 3-light hipped dormer.
Right hand side with large blind gable to street of 2 storeys and
rear attic. 2 windows, widely spaced 12-pane sashes on both floors
with carriage arch with double doors to right. Rear brick stacks
to both wings.
Interior: gabled side has former exterior shutters on both floors
into later C18 part which was originally open yard. C18 front has
fine depressed arches from front to back in central hall with
original dog-leg stair with ramped handrail, many original beams
and floorboards. Some original glass in front windows.

Listing NGR: ST8916193080

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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