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Description: Lock House
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
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FRETHERNE WITH SAUL UPPER FRAMILODE
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
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Source: English Heritage
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