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Description: The Gables
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
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SP 01 NW SHIPTON SHIPTON OLIFFE
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
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Source: English Heritage
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