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Elmstree, Tetbury Upton

Description: Elmstree

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128602

OS Grid Reference: ST8705191757
OS Grid Coordinates: 387051, 191757
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6245, -2.1884

Location: Tetbury Upton, Gloucestershire GL8 8TY

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

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Listing Text


5/327 Elmestree


Country house. 1844 by William Brookes, with connecting wing to
west of 1884 and additional range to north of 1900 - all dated.
Coursed rubble stone, Cotswold stone slate roof with decorative
ridge tiles, 6 large stone stacks some with multiple polygonal
flues, raised verges with kneelers and corner pinnacles on corbels.
Jacobean style. Double range with additional rear wing at right
angles of 1900. 2 storeys and attic. 3 stepped gables with
central finials, and each with single leaded light, forming parapet
wall at base. 2-storey central castellated square porch dated
1844 with coat of arms. 7 windows, including porch, 2-light
mullion and transoms (3-light in porch), and longer windows in same
style on ground floor, with continuous dripmould above each row of
windows. Porch has large 4-centred moulded archway with studded
double doors. To left, single storey linking unit dated 1884 with
initials FH on central stepped gable, bow front with continuous row
of mullion and transom windows and central double door. A good
example of vernacular continuity for this date.

Listing NGR: ST8705191757

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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