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The Old House, Chalford

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132807

OS Grid Reference: SO8819703302
OS Grid Coordinates: 388197, 203302
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7283, -2.1723

Location: Cowswell Lane, Chalford, Gloucestershire GL6 8AX

Locality: Chalford
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 8AX

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Listing Text


10/13 The Old House



Detached house. Dated HEC 1704; extended mid-late C18. Random
rubble limestone; rendered brick and ashlar chimneys; stone slate
roof. Two-storey with attic; rear wing forms L-plan. South front:
2-window fenestration to ground floor, both 2-light chamfered
mullioned casements with hood moulds, hood to right window extended
over dated stone door lintel; C20 glazed door. Upper floor 2-light
to right. Central gabled roof dormer with C20 casement. East
side: gable end of original house to left with off-centre 2-light
ground floor casement; 3-light casement to rear wing, both with
hood moulds.
Interior not inspected. Possibly the oldest house in this largely
C18 squatter settlement.
(M.A. Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937).

Listing NGR: SO8819703302

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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