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Rosare, Woodchester

Description: Rosare

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 132107

OS Grid Reference: SO8386202271
OS Grid Coordinates: 383862, 202271
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7189, -2.2350

Location: Laggar Lane, Woodchester, Gloucestershire GL5 5EJ

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

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Listing Text

(north side), South Woodchester

16/232 Rosare


Large detached house. c1850. Ashlar and coursed dressed
limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof to front, concrete
replacement tile to part of rear. Two-storey with attic;
parallel rear range. Front: 3 parapet gables, central being
narrower and steeper. Three-window fenestration, outer 3-light
mullioned casements with segmental headed lights and jambs to
chamfered mullions with decorated stops. Central segmental arched
doorway with double glazed doors and iron lean-to porch. Two-
light casement above doorway. Outer gables have 3-light casements
with stepped heads; single-light to central gable. Plain bands:
heavy cornice below gables. Triple shafts to gable end chimneys.
Rear: 2 similar steep gables with segmental headed mullioned
fenestration. Additional rendered block to left. Interior not
inspected. A striking design of villa, possibly by Charles Hansom
or an assistant when he was at Woodchester building the Dominican
Priory - now Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation (q.v.), or
Franciscan Convent - now Convent of Poor Clares (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO8386202271

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Source: English Heritage

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