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Overcourt Cottages with Gatepiers, Bisley-with-Lypiatt

Description: Overcourt Cottages with Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132617

OS Grid Reference: SO9025105948
OS Grid Coordinates: 390251, 205948
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7521, -2.1426

Location: Back Lane, Bisley, Gloucestershire GL6 7BB

Locality: Bisley-with-Lypiatt
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 7BB

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Listing Text

(off south side)

13/61 Overcourt Cottages with gate piers



Former coach house and stables, now 2 houses in row. Late C17;
late C18 alteration to coach house and stable range; C20
restoration. Coursed rubble limestone; ashlar and artificial
stone rebuilt chimneys; stone slate roof, concrete tile to rear.
Two-storey with attic. South east front: long elevation with 2, 3
and 4-light chamfered mullioned ground floor casements under
continuous hoodmould rising over door lintels; 2 doors blocked,
one with plank door. Oval arched coach doorway to left with
imposts and keystone has plank doors. Five upper floor 2-light
chamered mullioned casements with hoodmoulds. Three ridge-mounted
chimneys with plain caps. Attached wall links to one of pair of
gate piers at south west end with moulded caps and tall ogee
supports to ball finials. Some alterations to gables, north east
end with gabled porch addition. Rear: mixed fenestration, some
mullioned casements. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9025105948

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Source: English Heritage

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