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Manchester House, Fairford

Description: Manchester House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129725

OS Grid Reference: SP1522801095
OS Grid Coordinates: 415228, 201095
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7084, -1.7810

Location: The Croft, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD

Locality: Fairford
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 4AD

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Listing Text

(east side)

13/168 No. 12 (Manchester House)
(formerly listed as Premises
occupied by H.M. Powell)


House in row, with shop on ground floor. Originally probably early
C17, raised to 3 storeys in C18, with projecting shop front of C20.
Random coursed rubble stone up to dripmould over first floor,
coursed stone above. Slate roof to front, stone slate roof to
rear, rear lateral stack. Single front range of 3 storeys with
projecting half-hipped wing to rear of 2 storeys. Three windows,
4-pane sashes. First floor originally probably had 3-light stone
mullion to each side with continuous dripmould raised in centre
over probable 2-light stone mullion and transom (larger beaded
moulding still in place), with relieving arch over. Former three-
light to each side now partially filled by stone walling and
partially lengthened for sashes. Throughway to right on ground
floor with voussoir flat arch.

Listing NGR: SP1522301139

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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