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Cold Comfort, Dowdeswell

Description: Cold Comfort

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 129113

OS Grid Reference: SP0012718513
OS Grid Coordinates: 400127, 218513
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8652, -1.9995

Location: A436, Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire GL54 4LT

Locality: Dowdeswell
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4LT

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Listing Text

SP 01 NW
5/14 Cold Comfort

Former inn now house. Early C17, late C18 and mid C19. Coursed
squared and dressed limestone, stone slate roof stone stacks. 'L'-
shaped core with C19 extension in angle. C20 extensions at gable
ends and C20 lean-to porch, not of special interest. Main body; 2
storeys and attic lit by C20 raking dormer at rear. Two and 3-
light double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements with glazing bars
in east and south facing walls. Single light (formerly lighting
spiral staircase) in left-hand wall. Relieving arch over 3-light
window left of single light. Front elevation lit by C20 single and
3-light casements with glazing bars. Late C18 - mid C19 two storey
canted bay in finely dressed stone to gable end facing road lit by
C20 sixteen-pane casements. Axial and projecting gable-end stacks.
Interior: beam with moulded soffit in room with canted bay.

Listing NGR: SP0012718513

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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