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Foxcote House, Withington

Description: Foxcote House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129267

OS Grid Reference: SP0122518324
OS Grid Coordinates: 401225, 218324
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8635, -1.9836

Location: Withington, Gloucestershire GL54 4LW

Locality: Withington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4LW

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Listing Text


5/163 Foxcote House

Detached house. Late C17-early C18, late C18-early C19 with
extension dated and initialled K.C. 1930 on gable plaques. Late
C17-early C18 range and C20 range; coursed, squared and finely
dressed limestone. Ashlar garden front to late C18-early C19
range, stone slate roof, stone stacks. Late C18-early C19 range
rectangular with 'L'-shaped C17-early C18 range projecting forwards
on right. Early C20 extension in Cotswold style at rear of late
C18-early C19 range. C19 and C20 extensions and outbuildings
running away north from the latter not of special interest.
Symmetrical 2 storey, 5-windowed, garden front to late C18-early
C19 range, all 2-light casements with marginal glazing bars and top
opening lights, within plain architraves. Band above first floor
windows and parapet. Central C20 door with glazing bars under
fanlight with radiating glazing bars in round-headed surround with
plain architrave. Late C17-early C18 range. Right; 1½ storeys,
gable end lit by two 2-light casements with marginal glazing bars
flanking C20 plank door, single light as on ground floor above.
Double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements in rear wall. C20
extension at rear of late C18-early C19 range Cotswold style with
twin gables and 1, 2 and 4-light stone-mullioned casements.
Gable end, axial and lateral stacks, some with moulded cappings.
Hipped roof at right gable end of early range. Hipped roof to
later C19 range. Stepped gable end coping to C17-early C18 range.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP0122518324

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Source: English Heritage

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