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The Corner House, Chalford

Description: The Corner House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132830

OS Grid Reference: SO8971502565
OS Grid Coordinates: 389715, 202565
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7217, -2.1503

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/36 The Corner House


Small detached house. Mid-late C18; C19 additions. Random and
coursed rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone slate roof. Two-
storey with attic; 2-storey additions to east and west sides.
Front: gable end of earliest part projects forward with single-
window fenestration, timber casements with timber lintels and
leaded iron opening casements. Set back to right is addition with
single 12-pane sash per floor. Doorway in angle with flat stone
porch hood and single bracket. West side: addition has brick
upper floor, rendered on front side, with open ground floor
supported on timber beams and corner post; outhouse set back
beneath. Main 6-panel door to house entered from this side. Rear:
house built against steep pathway. One ground floor room is
beneath path, probably built into vaulted wool drying recess in
earlier terrace walls. A further recess adjoining to east of house
has later front wall with reset oval window. Important visual
effect on curve of street.

Listing NGR: SO8971502565

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Source: English Heritage

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