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York House and York Cottage, Alkington

Description: York House and York Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 132182

OS Grid Reference: ST6989597602
OS Grid Coordinates: 369895, 197602
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6764, -2.4368

Location: Chapel Hill, Alkington, Gloucestershire GL13 9PY

Locality: Alkington
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL13 9PY

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Listing Text

ST 69 NE ALKINGTON A38, Newport
(west side)

4/38 York House and York Cottage
(formerly listed as No 2 and No 1
21.10.52 Newport)


Two cottages of unequal size in one building. Late C18. Brick on
stone plinth, rendered sides, slate roof, very large brick ridge
stack to left of centre marking junction between York House to
right and York Cottage to left. Single range, 2 storeys and attic,
with parapet wall. 3 windows, 16-pane sashes with vermiculated
keystone and large voussoirs. Ground floor similar with 2 round-
headed brick arch doorcases with thin stone keystone, shallow
radial fanlight and 6-panel doors: that to York Cottage, on extreme
left, has 4 fielded panels, lower 2 flush; that to York House,
between windows 2 and 3, has 6 fielded panels. 3 cambered head
dormers with twin 6-pane casements. Rear facade has mostly C20
windows, in cambered surrounds, and large flat roofed dormer
across most of width.

Listing NGR: ST6989597602

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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