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Oakley House, Woodchester

Description: Oakley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 132088

OS Grid Reference: SO8389202777
OS Grid Coordinates: 383892, 202777
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7235, -2.2346

Location: Church Road, Woodchester, Gloucestershire GL5 5PQ

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

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Listing Text

(west side), North Woodchester

16/213 Oakley House


Large detached house. Dated 1840 for T.P. Dunn. Ashlar and
coursed rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; Welsh slate roof.
Two-storey with cellar at east end; parallel 2-storey rear range
to west; attached coach house block at north east corner. Front:
3 blocks, central projecting forward, each with separate hipped
roof. Central block has large ground floor tripartite sash with
24-pane central sash; three 16-pane upper floor sashes; single
cellar sash to right. Two-window fenestration to outer blocks,
tall 18-pane to ground floor - giving access to iron balcony to
right block; 12-pane to upper floor except one 16-pane sash.
Eaves-mounted chimneys to east side of each block. West side:
gabled rear range recessed to left with glazed porch in angle.
East end: outshut projecting to right has ground floor 2-light
Tudor headed casement with hoodmould. Coach house runs further
right with mixed casement fenestration. Interior not inspected.
A window pane is recorded carrying the inscription 'this house
built 1840 by T.P. Dunn'.
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979.)

Listing NGR: SO8389202777

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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