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Grey Gables, Woodchester

Description: Grey Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 131978

OS Grid Reference: SO8427902472
OS Grid Coordinates: 384279, 202472
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7208, -2.2290

Location: Bath Road, Woodchester, Gloucestershire GL5 5NB

Locality: Woodchester
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5NB

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Listing Text

(east side)

17/103 Grey Gables


Former lodge, now detached house. 1885 by William Clissold for
Edward Paul. Ashlar limestone; ashlar chimneys; Welsh slate
roof. Single-storey, cruciform plan. Italianate. Open pedimented
north and south ends with Tuscan corner pilasters having paired
shaped brackets above; brackets also to pediment cornice. Eared
oculus with fluted architrave. Single keyed segmental arched sash
window at north end with moulded architraves, imposts and bracketed
sill. Moulded round arched recess at south end with tripartite
sash. Central projection to west side with low-pitched gable
having projecting bracketed verge; oculus with eared and fluted
architrave. Banded rustication be1ow impost level moulded bands;
central rusticated round arched recess with paired round arched
sashes with moulded architraves and bracketed sills. Single keyed
segmental arched sash in plain outer parts of facade. Plainer rear
elevation with similar fenestration to central projection. Two
small gables at outer ends. Two ridge-mounted chimneys each have
paired columnar shafts with moulded caps and bases and mid height
rustication band. Interior not inspected. Built as lodge to
Rodborough Manor. Railings and gateway (q.v.) stand alongside Bath
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8427902472

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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