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Premises of B Sparkes and Son, Lechlade

Description: Premises of B Sparkes and Son

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 128984

OS Grid Reference: SU2141599617
OS Grid Coordinates: 421415, 199617
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6949, -1.6916

Location: A361, Lechlade, Gloucestershire GL7 3AP

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

10/139 Premises of it. Sparkes & Son
(formerly listed as Premises
adjoining and on north of Pigeon
4.6.52 Close)


Apparently former large town house, now used as shop premises.
Early C18. Coursed rubble stone with dressed quoins, stone slate
roof with moulded wood eaves cornice, external stone stack to right
end and large brick ridge stack on rear wing. Single front range
and rear cross range, 2 storeys with attic in gable end. Six
windows, 12-pane sashes unevenly spaced (3 close together on left,
3 further apart on right) in very shallow reveals. Ground floor
has one former sash now plate glass window to left with timber
lintel in formerly larger opening, door with 4 bolection-moulded
panels, half-glazed, with timber lintel, and large C19 double shop
front to right (possibly in place of a carriage arch and one
matching window, or even the ground floor of a separate house).

Listing NGR: SU2141599617

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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