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The Coigne and the Priests House Including Boundary Wall Running Approximately 30m to North, Minchinhampton

Description: The Coigne and the Priests House Including Boundary Wall Running Approximately 30m to North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 133018

OS Grid Reference: SO8731100764
OS Grid Coordinates: 387311, 200764
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7055, -2.1850

Location: 2 Butt Street, Minchinhampton GL6 9BW

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 9BW

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Listing Text

SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON BUTT STREET, Minchinhampton Town
(east side)

19/227 The Coigne and The Priests House
including boundary wall running
approximately 30m to north


Former rectory, now 2 houses; attached boundary walls. Early C19,
altered and enlarged c1915. Coursed and dressed limestone; ashlar
chimneys; Welsh slate roof. Large irregular 2-storey with attic
block, attached walls running alongside road. Front: recessed
range to left with gabled wing projecting forward to right. Three-
window fenestration to left, all 12-pane sashes in plain openings
except upper floor tripartite sash above projecting enclosed porch
with pedimented doorway and Tuscan pilasters. Attic is early C20
addition with 3 small steeply-pitched gables, each with keyed
oculus. Two-window 12-pane sashes to projecting wing, gable
apparently rebuilt with bi-partite attic sash. South west side:
irregular, including earlier masonry to left, roughly central steep
gable with keyed oculus and upper floor Venetian window below,
tripartite to ground floor. Full gable to right with projecting
flat-roofed porch. Various chimneys with moulded caps. Interior
not inspected. High boundary wall sweeps up at each end, now
interrupted at centre with entrance to C20 house. Further length
of wall runs to south west adjoining White Lion House (q.v.).
Although extensively rebuilt as rectory c1915, building with wall
is in important position at narrowing of east end of Market Square.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 184-

Listing NGR: SO8731300757

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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