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The Gables, Shipton

Description: The Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129210

OS Grid Reference: SP0375418637
OS Grid Coordinates: 403754, 218637
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8663, -1.9469

Location: School Lane, Shipton, Gloucestershire GL54 4JE

Locality: Shipton
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4JE

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Listing Text


5/105 The Gables

Detached house. Dated and initialled S.S.1867 on sunken trefoil-
headed plaque towards apex of porch gable. Rock-faced coursed
limestone. Roof; red and purple tiles in bands, stone stacks.
Rectangular plan. 2½ storeys. Three-windowed west front with
central gabled projecting porch, canted, stone-mullioned bay
windows with transoms either side of porch. Cross windows to first
floor above each canted bay, single light above porch, similar
single lights towards apex of each gable. All lights with ogee-
curved trefoil heads, carved oak trees between lights, blue brick
arches over first and second floor windows. C20 part-glazed door
at front of porch within ogee trefoil-headed arch with blue brick
arch following curve above. Fenestration on south front similar to
that on west front but without canted bays. Parallel gabled roof
with decorative ridge cresting Gable end and lateral stacks with
original crown louvred chimney pots. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP0375118641

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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