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Pigeon Close/The Paper Shop, Lechlade

Description: Pigeon Close/The Paper Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 128983

OS Grid Reference: SU2141799609
OS Grid Coordinates: 421417, 199609
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6948, -1.6915

Location: 3 Burford Street, Lechlade GL7 3AP

Locality: Lechlade
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3AP

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Listing Text

(west side)

10/138 Pigeon Close/The Paper Shop
(formerly listed as Pigeon Close and
4.6.52 Ye Olde Paper Shoppe)


Originally gazebo and ground floor of adjacent premises to south,
once part of swan Hotel, converted to shop, currently all one shop
with house above. Gazebo of late C18/early C19, adjacent shop
front possibly of late C18. Former gazebo is one large bowed bay
with C20 shop front, stone plat band over and coursed and dressed
stone first floor with triple sash of 8/12/8-panes and curved
timber lintel, moulded string course and cornice, curved pediment
with flattened top with central Diocletian window. Slate roof.
Rear has smaller 2-storey bow; address includes C2O house to rear,
not of special interest. To left of former gazebo, ground floor
wooden shop front with fluted pilasters and projecting moulded
modillion cornice, plate glass window.

Listing NGR: SU2141799609

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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