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Lock House, Fretherne with Saul

Description: Lock House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 132438

OS Grid Reference: SO7513110435
OS Grid Coordinates: 375131, 210435
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7920, -2.3620

Location: 5 Moor Street, Fretherne, Gloucestershire GL2 7LH

Locality: Fretherne with Saul
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 7LH

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Listing Text

SO 71 SE
3/179 Lock House
Former lock house on Framilode Basin. 1776, built by Stroudwater
Canal Company for lock-keeper Samuel Collins Junior. Brick,
concrete tile roof, brick end stacks. Single main range of 2
storeys and attic in gable ends, with large lean-to to right
possibly originally a joinery shop, converted to post office in C19
and now part of private house, lean-to to left of late C20 forming
catslide and single-storey lean-to across remainder of rear. Brick
dentil course at eaves. Three windows, 2-light cambered head wood
casements to first floor, 3-light to ground floor flanking central
panelled door with plain fanlight and semi-circular headed porch.
Similar fenestration to side lean-to.
(Michael Handford and David Viner, Stroudwater & Thames and Severn
Canals Towpath Guide, 1984)

Listing NGR: SO7513110435

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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