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The Comedy, Lechlade

Description: The Comedy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 129062

OS Grid Reference: SU2127499582
OS Grid Coordinates: 421274, 199582
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6946, -1.6936

Location: Swan Close, Lechlade, Gloucestershire GL7 3AN

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

10/220 The Comedy


Detached house. Late C18/early C19. Rubble stone, concrete tile
roof, brick end stacks. Single range with blind gable end to
street, 2 storeys and attic, small lean-to at rear with curved
wall, and small additional single storey wing to south linked by
short passage. Main facade to south has 3 windows, 12-pane sashes
with timber lintels, flush stone surrounds and decorative reeded
architraves with moulded circular corner insets. Central window
painted blind to match flanking 2, except for 2 real panes. Two
similar windows on ground floor, central doorcase with arched flush
stone surround, shallow radial fanlight and 6-panel door with 3
pairs of differently shaped fielded panels, a typical Lechlade
feature and possibly by Richard Pace. Internal shutters remain in
some rooms. Small flat-roofed central dormer with paired wooden

Listing NGR: SU2127499582

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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