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King's Orchard, Whitminster

Description: King's Orchard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 132534

OS Grid Reference: SO7749908674
OS Grid Coordinates: 377499, 208674
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7763, -2.3275

Location: Hyde Lane, Whitminster, Gloucestershire GL2 7LS

Locality: Whitminster
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 7LS

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Listing Text

SO 70 NE
(off north side)
6/276 King's Orchard
Small detached house. Probably early C17, enlarged to rear in C20.
Square panel timber-framing with rendered and painted brick infill
on stone and brick plinth, rear wing in brick, tile roof, large
brick lateral stack to rear, original stack removed. Originally
single range of 2 storeys and attic, with rear wing forming T-
shape. South front has central shingled gable with projecting
eaves. Four-light diamond wood mullion over 5-light in centre,
with 2-light to left and 3-light to right, and studded plank door
to right of 5-light, all partially renewed as is some of framing.
Right hand gable end is mostly brick-faced. Left hand gable end
had 3 oriel windows, lower 2 remain and part only of attic oriel,
in timber-framed gable with diagonal and downward curving braces.
Attic had very small 4-light oriel, notches for mullions remain but
glazing now 2-light recessed window. Three-light square oriel on
first floor over ground floor canted 4-light, all with tiled tops.

Listing NGR: SO7749908674

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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