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Sherborne House Cottage and Adjoining Gatepiers on West, Lechlade

Description: Sherborne House Cottage and Adjoining Gatepiers on West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 129068

OS Grid Reference: SU2132399715
OS Grid Coordinates: 421323, 199715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6958, -1.6929

Location: Sherborne Street, Lechlade, Gloucestershire GL7 3AH

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

10/226 Sherborne House Cottage and
adjoining gatepiers on west


Former stable and coachhouse to Sherborne House, converted to
residential use. Early C18. Rubble stone with quoins, stone slate
roof, large stone ridge stack with brick flue. Long slightly
canted range. Rear of west facade has central 2-light stone
mullion, double doors to left and triple to right in former coach
or cart entries, and 3 rows of dovecot perches below eaves with
brick detailing, cut into by inserted loft door on right. Front
end of west facade has 2-light stone mullion on ground floor and 2
inserted C20 two-light casements over. Narrow gable front to
street has inserted C20 windows - large 3-light on first floor, two
2-lights on ground floor. Although much modifiers, this building
retains a very interesting frontage towards Sherborne House, to
which it is linked by a tall stone wall forming a courtyard between
the 2 buildings which is entered through the gatepiers. Pair of
gatepiers adjoining to west, both one single large stone, about 3m
high with stone ball finial on base of square section, with pier
sweeping down and out at rear.

Listing NGR: SU2132399715

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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