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Wragg Castle Farmhouse and Stables, Pitchcombe

Description: Wragg Castle Farmhouse and Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132767

OS Grid Reference: SO8532308504
OS Grid Coordinates: 385323, 208504
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7750, -2.2141

Locality: Pitchcombe
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 6LU

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Listing Text

(south west side)

9/208 Wragg Castle Farmhouse
and stables

28.6.60 II

Farmhouse with attached stable. Early C17; extended to north
mid-late C17; early C19 stable. Random rubble and ashlar
limestone, coursed rubble to stable; ashlar chimneys; stone slate
roof. Two-storey with attic. East front: earliest part to left
has full gable with, single-window fenestration, 3-light to ground
and upper floors, 2-light to attic, all recessed cavetto with
hoodmoulds. Small stair-light at upper floor level, stair turret
projecting forward with catslide roof. Range continues to right,
moulded doorway with plank door being grouped with two 2-light
casements to right under combined hoodmould; two grouped 3-light
casements above. Full parapet gable to later C17 addition to
right, 2-light to ground floor, 3-light above and 2-light to attic,
all recessed chamfered with hoodmoulds and leaded iron casements,
attic casement with lead latticing. Upper floor single light to
left. Ridge-mounted chimney indicates original north gable end,
ridge height changing slightly at this point. Parapet north gable
end, chimney having moulded cap. West side: projecting chimney
stack with moulded cap to gable of south cross-wing. Outbuilding
with lean-to roof below. Addition to north has gabled stair
turret with 2-light recessed chamfered lead latticed casements.
Two further 2-light casements to right. Stable range projects
forward to left with segmental arched openings, loft doorway in
west gable end. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8532308504

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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