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Mike Gannon Bookmaker, Fairford

Description: Mike Gannon Bookmaker

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129752

OS Grid Reference: SP1518801016
OS Grid Coordinates: 415188, 201016
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7077, -1.7816

Location: Bridge Street, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AB

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

13/195 Mike Gannon Bookmaker (formerly
listed as the George Hotel)



Former inn, now bookmakers. South end range probably of late
C15/early C16, remainder of late C17/early C18, recorded as an inn
1634. Ashlar front on rubble rear, with half timbered cross range
to south, stone slate roof, stone ridge stack, and external stone
stack to timber framed section. Single front range with cross
range to south and adjoining single storey range, and rear range
with stables curving out around, up towards north west. Two
storeys. Close studding to timber framing, with stone infill, on
south side and gable of east side, large moulded bressumer and 2
small 12-pane sashes. Stone infill below with Yorkshire sliding
sash with timber lintel and vertical battened door. C19 two and 3-
light stone mullions to east. Facade to Market Place with 6
windows, 5 original 12-pane sashes and 2-storey canted bay to far
right with 8/12/8-pane sashes. Ground floor has C20 canted bay to
left, chamfered basket arch stone doorway with C20 glazed door and
sidelights, and three 12-pane sashes. Stables to rear have 3
ground floor plank door openings on outer curved edge to south and
one recessed loft door with cat hole. Large cart entrance on inner
face of curve. Remainder of rear with scattered fenestration,
mostly casements.

Listing NGR: SP1518801016

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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